and for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor.It is often suggested, and sometimes blatantly claimed, that the American revolution was not the true intention of the founders. Instead, we are told the purpose of what became the American revolution was merely a political ploy by rich white men who didn't wish to pay taxes.
Signing the declaration was an act of treason for the founding fathers, an act punishable by death.
Find more in the new card game Quint: Early America Edition. Quint is a 5-suit deck of playing cards. The "Early America Edition" features numerous quotations, with original source references, from America's founders and more.
Reading American history is one thing. Being able to recall facts and events in the middle of a discussion is quite another. This "Early America Edition" Quint game is designed to strengthen memory while also proving a fun reminder of America's invaluable patriotic history. For others, it's an education.