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After the Revolutionary War, Britain continued to see the US as still its colonies. Even though Britain made a treaty to end the war, it felt that the new country would not survive long and when it fell apart, it would reclaim as many colonies as it could. This attitude led in part to the later War of 1812.

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Q: Why did the british refuse to recognize US as a sovereign nation?
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To refuse as a group or purchase something?

Boycott means to refuse to patronize a merchant.

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What was the result of the Quartering Acts?

The Quartering Act, which originated in the British Parliament in colonial times, ordered American colonists to house and feed British soldiers. There were two versions of the act, in 1765 and 1774. Neither was popular and in fact, increasingly, the American colonists resented these laws and sought ways to circumvent them; most state legislatures did in fact ignore or refuse to comply with them. These acts contributed to the belief on the part of the colonists that a revolution was necessary, in order to become independent from unfair British laws.

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