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The History of Canada: Canada under French rule

William Kingsford Roswell & Hutchinson, 1890 - Canada 0 Reviews Preview this book »

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CHAPTER I 1 Their unsatisfactory relations 7 The demand refused 13 CHAPTER II 20 Difficulty with the provincial offi 26 Admiral Holhournes fleet 31 CHAPTER III 38 The garrison of William Henry 44 Old Killick 241 The French Indians 245 Indians in ambush under 251 De Bougainville 257 Wolfes sickness 263 Non cooperation of Amherst 269 French provision boats expected 275 Wolfes tactics 282

More17591760 48 De Corbiere ascends lake George 50 Monroes answer 55 Difficulty in managing them 61 Proposal of surrender 62 The prisoners taken by them 68 CHAPTER V 74 He describes his position 80 Attack of Louisbourg looked for 86 PAGE 88 Secret service money 92 Causes of Pitts dismissal 98 Feeling in the country 104 Admiral Boscawen 109 Visits France 115 The fortress and its garrison 121 Landing effected 127 inces due to the mother coun 141 CHAPTER I 147 Wolfe ordered to Gasp4 153 La petite guerre 159 Abercrombie descends lake George 161 His death without influence on 165 Gallantry of the attack 171 CHAPTER III 177 Bradstreets information concern 187 Bouquet second in command 194 Troops commence to assemble 196 Reaches fort Duquesne to find 213 Grants expedition 201 CHAPTER VI 217 Appointment of Wolfe 108 223 CHAPTER VII 229 Wolfes force at Louisbourg 235 1760 239 His orders from de Vaudreuil 288 Attempts to relieve Quebec 294 CHAPTER I 311 Frederick Haldimand 317 Joncaire de Chabert 323 Surprised on the march by Johnson 325 Troops arrive at head of lake 331 The Abenakis 337 CHAPTER III 348 The last French Te Deum 354 Murray at Quebec 356 Want of money 362 Murray marches out of Quebec 368 CHAPTER V 379 Pouchot at fort Levis 385 His dread of the rapids 391 Murray leaves Quebec 394 Surrender of Chambly 400 Articles of capitulation 406 Gentry only could read and write 444 407 Articles of capitulation Montreal 417 CHAPTER VIII 434 Dr Labrie 440 Special court for city 445 Influence on the habitants 451 Tetes de Boule 457 CHAPTER X 467 Lord Bute an amaleur actor 473 His intrigues with lord Holderness 477 Known in London 483 land 493 Present position of French Cana 503 Scarcity of provisions 268 569


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Title The History of Canada: Canada under French rule
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Volume 4 of The History of Canada, William Kingsford Author William Kingsford Publisher Roswell & Hutchinson, 1890 Original from Harvard University Digitized Jan 24, 2009 &nbsp &nbsp Export Citation BiBTeX EndNote RefMan About Google Books - Privacy Policy - Terms of Service - Information for Publishers - Report an issue - Help - Google Home