America was a revolution force form from the day of its discovery By Europeans. Republicanism was opposed to hierarchical and authoritarian institutions such as aristocracy and monarchy. They feared the threat to liberty posed by the arbitrary power of the monarchy and his minsters relative representative in parliament They wanted citizen to guard against corruption and conspiracies to take away their liberties. American had grown accustomed to running their own affair.
Colonies conferred distinct advantages. could supply raw materials to mother country reducing need for foreign imports. could provide guaranteed market for exports. London government viewed American colonies as tenants .