A war measure that isolates some area of importance to the enemy
blockade
Colonists fighting for independence from Great Britain
patriot
Colonists fighting for independence from Great Britain
loyalists
Troops trained to fight on horseback
calvary
Approve formally, confirm, verify
ratify
Cause to assemble or enlist in military
recruit
A general increase in prices
inflation
To attack from a place of hiding
ambush
Freedom of choice
liberty
The quality of being just or fair
justice
Military units smaller than a division
regiment
A person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority
rebel
The act of importing or exporting without paying customs duties
smuggling
An act of deliberate betrayal
treason