Michael N. McConnell - History - 1997 - 357 pages
The Ohio Country in the eighteenth century was a zone of international strife, and the Delawares, Shawnees, Iroquois, and other natives who had taken refuge there were caught ...
W. J. Eccles - History - 2003 - 406 pages
Louis de Buade, Comte de Frontenac (1622?1698), was a towering figure in North American history. Appointed in 1672 as governor general of New France, he was credited with ...
Cara Anzilotti - History - 2002 - 216 pages
Examines how demographic disaster in the colony allowed women an unprecedented degree of economic independence.
William R. Nester - History - 2000 - 308 pages
By 1756 the wilderness war for control of North America that erupted two years earlier between France and England had expanded into a global struggle among all of Europe's ...
Walter Scott Dunn - History - 2002 - 200 pages
Explores the inadequate efforts of the British army in protecting frontier trading posts and the impact of competing French and Canadian-based traders on the colonial economy.
William R. Nester - History - 2000 - 296 pages
Explores the underlying causes, the military campaigns, and the far-reaching consequences of the Great Indian Uprising of 1763.
LeRoy Reuben Hafen - History - 1965 - 334 pages
In the early 1800s vast fortunes were made in the international fur trade, an enterprise founded upon the effort of a few hundred trappers scattered across the American West ...