AMER­ICA

History Revealed - - COVER STORY VICTORIA: RISE OF AN EMPRESS -

Eng­land’s first per­ma­nent set­tle­ment in the Amer­i­cas was founded in Jamestown in 1607, but Bri­tain lost its 13 Amer­i­can colonies in 1783 after more than eight years of hos­til­i­ties due to Bri­tish tax­a­tion and meth­ods of gov­ern­ing.

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