Author:Charles Henry Lincoln, Ph.D., ed

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Correspondence of William Shirley, Governor of Massachusetts and Military Commander of America, 1731-1760

By: Charles Henry Lincoln, Ph.D., ed

Price: $86.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1912)

Seller ID: L2340

ISBN: 0788423401

Condition: 1130 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1912) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 2 vols., 509+621 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


French and Indian War researchers will find in these pages nearly 450 primary documents relating to both the Five Years’ French and Indian War (1744-1749)—sometimes known as Governor Shirley’s War—and the more important Seven Years’ French and Indian War (1755-1763). The first volume covers the years 1731 to 1750, and the topics include Shirley’s early political appointments, the building of forts on the frontier, raising of troops, defense of Nova Scotia, prisoner exchanges, movements of the French, the expedition against Louisbourg, plans for an expe... View more info