George III and the American Revolution

April 23, 2021

We look at the American Revolution from a British perspective - specifically, from the perspective of George III. Vilified as a tyrant in America and the king who lost America in Britain, we assess traditional views of George's role in America and then look at the reality of his involvement from the start of his reign to independence. Was he really a tyrant who attacked American liberties or has he been judged too harshly by history?