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History of the United States
American Revolution
Declaration of Independence

What issues did Americans face after they declared their independence from great Britain?


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October 06, 2014 7:59PM

Declaration of Independence was merely the first step towards independence. The very first difficulty faced by Americans was the war waged by British forces to quell what they considered treason. The war was long and bloody and took a heavy toll on life on both sides. Newly declared independent states had to fight for international recognition and economic challenges as well.