Armies of Early Colonial North America 1607-1713: History, Organization and Uniforms

Armies of Early Colonial North America 1607-1713: History, Organization and Uniforms

by Gabriele Esposito


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781526725219
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Limited
Publication date: 05/18/2018
Sales rank: 1,232,759
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Gabriele Esposito is an Italian researcher and a long-time student of military history, whose interests and expertise range widely over various periods. He is the author of numerous books on armies and uniforms and is a regular contributor to many specialized magazines in Italy, France, Netherlands and UK.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements ix

Introduction xi

Chapter 1 The early colonization of North America 1

Chapter 2 New France and the birth of Canada 15

Chapter 3 The growth of the New England colonies 21

Chapter 4 The Pequot War, 1636-1638 29

Chapter 5 New Netherland 33

Chapter 6 New Sweden 43

Chapter 7 King Philip's War 47

Chapter 8 Bacon's Rebellion 67

Chapter 9 The growth of New France 75

Chapter 10 The military organization of New France 97

Chapter 11 The expansion of the English colonies 109

Chapter 12 The Dominion of New England 115

Chapter 13 King William's War 121

Chapter 14 Queen Anne's War 135

Chapter 15 English regular troops in North America 145

Appendix I Warfare and tactics in colonial America 151

Appendix II Plate commentaries and uniformology of colonial America 159

Bibliography 177

Index 179

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