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What was it about America that made some people in 1776 so opposed to the system of monarchy?

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chasegarza11

In terms of what America itself had to do with people's antagonisms towards the British Crown, it was the massive size of the territory, since many people, including Thomas Paine in Common Sense, argued that it was impractical for such a large territory to be ruled by such a small island. 

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