Seven Years' War

Crucible of War: The Seven Years' War and the Fate of Empire in British North America, 1754-1766

Submitted by FHMaster on Sun, 01/29/2017 - 14:36

"In this engrossing narrative of the great military conflagration of the mid-eighteenth century, Fred Anderson transports us into the maelstrom of international rivalries. With the Seven Years' War, Great Britain decisively eliminated French power north of the Caribbean — and in the process destroyed an American diplomatic system in which Native Americans had long played a central, balancing role — permanently changing the political and cultural landscape of North America.