Peace preliminaries, arranged by Franklin and Adams, are accepted by Britain and America, and an agreement is signed on November 30th; on 30 March, the new British cabinet agreed to Recognize U.S. independence.
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Peace preliminaries between British and Americans". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
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