Empires Collide: The French and Indian War 1754-63 by Ruth Sheppard, William M Fowler Jr

By Ruth Sheppard, William M Fowler Jr

The war of the French and Indian struggle used to be assorted, starting from savage battling within the forests and plains of the North American frontier to urban sieges and open battles, because the British military struggled with the terrain and the strategies of the opposing French and local americans. This booklet examines the development of the conflict, because the British military realized from their allies, initiated reforms, and finally triumphed over the French and Canadians. the consequences of this clash reached internationally, contributing to the outbreak of the Seven Years' battle in Europe and discontent at the Indian subcontinent. This hugely illustrated publication charts the campaigns of the conflict, detailing different troops raised and concerned, the evolving strategies, the fortresses, and, battles. With tricky full-color art and an insightful foreword by means of popular historian William M. Fowler, Jr., Empires Collide serves as a close battle-by-battle advisor to a bloody conflict born out of competitive British imperialism,charting the campaigns of the warfare, detailing the various troops raised and concerned, the evolving strategies, the fortresses, and, battles.

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