What role did African Americans play in the American Revolution and why it is often ignored by historians?

Term Paper: (3,600 words
– approximately 12 pages)

Each student will submit
a historiographical term paper based on their term paper plan, making use of a
minimum of 7 scholarly secondary sources (peer reviewed books, articles, and
chapters in edited books).

Your paper should also


o   Cover
page (not part of word or page count)

o   Footnotes
(all sources under discussion should be appropriately footnoted)

o   Bibliography
(regular bibliography – not annotated – not part of word or page count)