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The Resource The war that made America : a short history of the French and Indian War, Fred Anderson ; illustrations chosen and captioned by R. Scott Stephenson

The war that made America : a short history of the French and Indian War, Fred Anderson ; illustrations chosen and captioned by R. Scott Stephenson

Label
The war that made America : a short history of the French and Indian War
Title
The war that made America
Title remainder
a short history of the French and Indian War
Statement of responsibility
Fred Anderson ; illustrations chosen and captioned by R. Scott Stephenson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the expansion of the British colonies into French territory in the 1750s and the struggle for survival among the Iroquois Confederation that led to the French and Indian War, and examines how that conflict overturned the balance of power on two continents
Cataloging source
JQI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Fred
Dewey number
973.26
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E199
LC item number
.A595 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French and Indian War (United States : 1754-1763)
  • French and Indian War
  • Native Americans
  • Seven Years' War, 1756-1763
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • USA
  • United States
Label
The war that made America : a short history of the French and Indian War, Fred Anderson ; illustrations chosen and captioned by R. Scott Stephenson
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in the United States: New York : Viking Penguin, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : New York, July 1776 -- pt. 1. The end of a long peace -- 1. A delicate balance -- 2. The half king's dilemma -- 3. Confrontation on the Ohio -- 4. "Thou art not yet dead, my father" -- pt. 2. La guerre sauvage -- 5. Intervention -- 6. Braddock's march -- 7. A lake defended, a province purged -- 8. La guerre sauvage -- 9. The European War begins -- 10. The making of a "massacre" -- pt. 3. Turning point -- 11. The ascent of William Pitt -- 12. The red cross of Carillon -- 13. Louisbourg -- 14. Colonel Bradstreet's coup -- 15. Makers of war, makers of peace -- 16. General Forbes's last campaign -- 17. Reckonings -- pt. 4. Conquests and consequences -- 18. A shift in the balance -- 19. Incident at La Belle Famille -- 20. General Amherst hesitates -- 21. The plains of Abraham -- 22. "A mighty empire" -- 23. The Spanish gambit -- 24. Peace -- 25. Insurrection -- 26. Crisis and resolution -- 27. A patriot's progress -- Epilogue : legacies
Control code
ocm81952887
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxv, 293 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780143038047
Lccn
2005050397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780670034543
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits (some color)
Label
The war that made America : a short history of the French and Indian War, Fred Anderson ; illustrations chosen and captioned by R. Scott Stephenson
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published in the United States: New York : Viking Penguin, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : New York, July 1776 -- pt. 1. The end of a long peace -- 1. A delicate balance -- 2. The half king's dilemma -- 3. Confrontation on the Ohio -- 4. "Thou art not yet dead, my father" -- pt. 2. La guerre sauvage -- 5. Intervention -- 6. Braddock's march -- 7. A lake defended, a province purged -- 8. La guerre sauvage -- 9. The European War begins -- 10. The making of a "massacre" -- pt. 3. Turning point -- 11. The ascent of William Pitt -- 12. The red cross of Carillon -- 13. Louisbourg -- 14. Colonel Bradstreet's coup -- 15. Makers of war, makers of peace -- 16. General Forbes's last campaign -- 17. Reckonings -- pt. 4. Conquests and consequences -- 18. A shift in the balance -- 19. Incident at La Belle Famille -- 20. General Amherst hesitates -- 21. The plains of Abraham -- 22. "A mighty empire" -- 23. The Spanish gambit -- 24. Peace -- 25. Insurrection -- 26. Crisis and resolution -- 27. A patriot's progress -- Epilogue : legacies
Control code
ocm81952887
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxv, 293 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780143038047
Lccn
2005050397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780670034543
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits (some color)
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