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  1. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    1784: January: The Ottoman Empire agrees to Russia's annexation of the Crimea, in the Treaty of Constantinople. June: The Marriage of Figaro, written by playwright Pierre Beaumarchais as a sequel to The Barber of Seville, premieres at the Comédie-Française in Paris. The play however is...
  2. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    Spring and Summer 1784 The harsh winter and frozen ruined spring plantings continued to have bad effects across Europe and North America. Some areas that did better by necessity though, was a resurgence in the fur trade, and more harvest and trade of salted cod to offset expensive grain. The...
  3. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    Edited, completely missed that stuff thought it was still more OTL aligned.
  4. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    Congressional Elections November 1783: Party Reformations: More polarity differences in the parties begin to form. Franklin-Washington groups continue to aim to be more centrist, but also push a financial and scientific pursuits agenda, and end up being called the Central Party and favored...
  5. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    (Back referenced - 1779) After struggling to hold onto power, in the face of the loss of the American colonies, unrest, and increasing disfavor, the North Ministry of Great Britain's parliament resigns after word reaches England of the defeat at Yorktown. It is succeeded by the Second...
  6. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    OOC: The US wont be able to afford land purchases for a while, their still in debt right now. Second the reason Britain held that area is to link Hudson bay lands to the great lakes and the Mississippi. OTL they didn't need to because they still had Quebec. Let some time pass to digest what...
  7. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    February 1782: Most of Quebec's francophone population was centered around Quebec City, and while the start of UAS immigration into the peninsula was frightening to some, it was on the other side of a long country and far removed from the majority of the francophones, and thus was paid little...
  8. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    April - July 1781: Antoine Lavoisier begins experiments to prove his own theories of combustion. Carl Wilhelm Scheele discovers tungsten. Congress establishes the Bank of North America Despite it formally being Quebec lands, numerous UAS settlers start entering the what would later become...
  9. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    UAS & Quebec, April 1780
  10. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    OOC: Vermont was contested as New York, Quebec and New Hampshire territory, not Massachusetts.
  11. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    August - September, 1779: With their new found independence, the current form of the congress held its fourth and final convention before reorganizing itself as the 1st United States Congress in the spring of next year. While much of the proceedings were housekeeping and interstate affairs, it...
  12. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    July 19th: A mere week after signing the treaty British receive word that the Bahamas was recaptured by the Royal Navy again a bit over month ago. Much to the delegates annoyance, it's too late to alter anything now.
  13. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    July 12th: Despite losing the war, Britain needed to repair relations with the UAS, as it would remain an important source of trade. Even with control of Halifax, it logically made no sense to hold it when Nova Scotia was lost, and the UAS would not budge on the issue, considering it of equal...
  14. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    January 12th: Third Congress votes. Right of Language and additional details regarding right of religion are approved by a narrow majority. Amendments to existing French treaty fails. Due to no desire to turn Quebec back over to France. Quebec is accepted as a co-belligerent ally, but...
  15. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    OOC: I'd replace 'Canada' with Quebec, also France and the UAS already have a treaty. And Quebec and France have no authority to 'give up' Nova Scotia, it is it's own colony already that has already been in rebellion and been attendance to prior Congresses in this timeline. September 27th...
  16. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    September 5th - 9th, 1778: The Hurricane, which later became known as Poseidon's Wrath, at first celebrated by British forces soon turned to dread, as forces of nature care not for who's flag you fly. A British fleet too was caught its its angry arms as the fierce storm traveled northwards...
  17. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    February 1st, 1778: On behalf of the UAS Jefferson signs the the Treaty of Alliance with France, including secret clauses allowing the joining of Spain against Britain in the future. As a result, the UAS gains formal recognition from France, although such is not immediately announced. Knowing...
  18. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    February - April 1778: Both Patriot, Loyalist and British forces find finding in Florida to be a complete quagmire in which men are killed off by disease far more often than in battle, which stymies progress on both sides. Eventually however Bahamian and Jamaican exiles, Samuel Gambier, and...
  19. Revolution Altered: An ARW and Beyond Collab

    December 25th, 1777 - January 10th, 1778 With Jamaican and Bahamian forces occupied in the excursion into Florida, they are unable to hold off a surprise renewed British Naval push that recaptures both territories. The royal Navy puts the stronger weight of their Caribbean forces in securing...
  20. Earliest Independence Possible

    Not much earlier for the ARW, unless you alter the Austrian succession war, make france lose new france, but make the war more costly for britain, such that similar tax and social issues come up, and the colonies get similar treatment at an earlier date, then maybe the AWR, comes to a head when...
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