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The contest in America between Great Britain and France

with its consequences and importance, giving an account of the views and designs of the French, with the interests of Great Britain, and the situation of the British and French colonies, in all parts of America : in which a proper barrier between the two nations in North America is pointed out, with a method to prosecute the war, so as to obtain that necessary security for our colonies

by John Mitchell

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Published by Printed for A. Millar ... in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby an impartial hand [i.e. John Mitchell]
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 37998, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 37998
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (158 fr.).
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24429942M
ISBN 100665379986

THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR. The final imperial war, the French and Indian War (–), known as the Seven Years’ War in Europe, proved to be the decisive contest between Britain and France in America. It began over rival claims along the frontier in present-day western Pennsylvania. Well-connected planters from Virginia faced stagnant tobacco prices and hoped expanding into these.   Buy The Global Seven Years War Britain and France in a Great Power Contest (Modern Wars In Perspective) 1 by Baugh, Daniel A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(23).

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Modern Wars in Perspective: The Global Seven Years War, Britain and France in a Great Power Contest by D. A. Baugh (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! French-English Rivalry By the late 17th century, the French territorial expansion in North was contributing to the tensions between France and England, although it remained a secondary element compared to the fierce competition between the two nations for supremacy in Europe and in the world.

The Seven Years War was a global contest between the two superpowers of eighteenth century Europe, France and Britain. Winston Churchill called it “the first World War”. Neither side could afford to lose advantage in any part of the world, and the decisive battles of the war ra. Baugh casts the Seven Years’ War as primarily “a great power contest” between those “two great Nation States of the eighteenth century,” France and Britain (p.1 and p. xiii). For these two powers, the war was “global,” in the sense that it involved each state’s naval powers and sent its armies to distant climes (p. 1).


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