Could a snowball fight really have sparked the American Revolution? What made people get so steaming mad over the price of tea? And did it take a minuteman only a minute to join the fight? Step back into colonial America to find out about taxation without representation why the British were called lobsters the first-ever combat submarine and whether Yankee doodles were really dandy! This interesting take on eh American Revolution will attract young readers even if they don't have to write a book report.