French-Indian War 1754-1760 / Edition 1

French-Indian War 1754-1760 / Edition 1

by Daniel Marston, Marston Daniel
     
 

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

Overview

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415968386
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/24/2003
Series:
Essential Histories Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Daniel Marston completed both his BA and MA in History at McGill University, Montreal, Canada and his DPhil in the History of War at Balliol College, Oxford. His book ‘The Seven Years' War, also in the Osprey Essential Histories series, was published in 2001. Daniel was born and raised in Boston, MA and now lives in Dorchester, MA.

Table of Contents

Introduction7
Chronology10
Background to war: Tension in the Ohio River valley11
Warring sides: The French and British armies in North America14
Outbreak: Entry of the regular soldiers27
The fighting: War of the forest and fortress28
Portrait of a soldier: Joshua Goodenough, a Rogers' Ranger73
The world around war: The economic and civilian costs76
Portrait of a civilian: Jean Lowry and Titus King81
How the war ended: Treaty of Paris and the Indian uprising84
Conclusion and consequences: Ramifications for the future90
Further reading92
Index94

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