Patrick Henry delivers famous speech about American autonomy (17 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

On 23 March, Patrick Henry addressed the Virginia convention. He said ôGive me liberty or give me death.ö

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Patrick Henry delivers famous speech about American autonomy". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5913, accessed 03 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American War of Independence