The Struggle for North America, 1754-1758: Britannia's Tarnished Laurels

The Struggle for North America, 1754-1758: Britannia's Tarnished Laurels

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781350042070
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 07/27/2017
Series: Bloomsbury Studies in Military History
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

George Yagi Jr. is Adjunct Professor of History at the University of the Pacific, USA.

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. The Newcastle Ministry and the Origins of Failure in North America
2. Legislative Turmoil: Governors, Assemblies, and the Struggle for Colonial Support
3. The Colonial Americans: Necessary but Problematic Allies
4. How Important Were the Native Americans?
5. A Logistical Problem: Roads, Transportation, and Adequate Provisions
6. The Army: An Inadequate, Frightened, and Sickly Force
7. The Performance of the Navy: The Effects of Nature and the Death of an Admiral
Conclusion
Bibliography
Index

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