Why Did The British Win The Revolutionary War

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Lord Chatham, William Pitt, stated his views on the war, saying that the British cannot and would not succeed in winning the American Revolution. He believed that the British troops could achieve anything except the impossible and he found the revolution to be an impossible victory for the British. They can’t win the war because the last war, Seven Years War, crippled the country and cost them the loss of numerous troops. Chatham also stated that the king should not waste his time sending troops over to America, spending more money and possibly leading the country into a doubt again. “If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while foreign troop was landed in my country, I would never lay down my arms-never-never-never!”
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