J. W. Fortescue
a History of the British Army During the French and Indian Wars
War among the forests, mountains and lakes of North America
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen volume hist..
The Massacre & Captivity of Settlers in Virginia by Indians, 1786
A tragedy of Virginian colonial frontier
In the summer of 1786 a large war party of Shawnee Indians entered Abb’s Valley, Virginia, and descended on the household of militia officer Captain John Mo..
A Military History of Pontiac’s War, 1760-1765
The burning frontier in 18th century America
Following the defeat of France at the culmination of the Seven Years War, the colonists, their militia and British regiments serving in America had yet ..
Reuben T. Durrett, Bennett H. Young, Henry T. Stanton & George W. Ranck
Warfare on the Kentucky Frontier Between Settlers and the British & Their Loyalist, Indian & Renegade Allies, 1782
A bloody episode of the Kentucky border
By 1782 the American War of Independence was all but coming to its close and with it the birth of a new nation and the loss of an important colony for the Br..
Cyrus Townsend Brady
Pirates, Early American Conflicts and the French & Indian War 1754-63
The conflicts of backwoods and high seas
This book, though not the first published in the series, is chronologically the first in Brady’s essential cycle of books on the fights and fighters of the ..
Cyrus Townsend Brady
The Conflicts on the Eastern Frontiers With Indian Tribes and the British During the 18th Century
The Bloody years of the birth of a nation
The inexorable drive westward was to be the course of the American nation until it had firmly established itself from the Atlantic to the Pacific. For many..
Cyrus Townsend Brady
Battles on Land and Sea from the American war of Independence, the North West Indian War, the Wars with France and Tripoli and the War of 1812
Volume 2 of the American Fights and Fighters series
Cyrus Brady's, 'Fights and Fighters' series became popular after its fourth volume, Indian Fights and Fighters captured the public imagination an..
John Franklin Meginness
The Story of a Quaker Girl's Abduction and Life Among the Miami Indians
Life among the Indians
Young Frances Slocum was one of a family of peaceful Quakers from the Wyoming Valley, but latterly living in Lenape, Pennsylvania when, in 1778, aged just five years old, she..
Thomas Guthrie Marquis
A Concise Account of the Indian War of 1761 with Pontiac—a Biographical Sketch
by Edson L. Whitney and Frances M. Perry & Ponteach—or The Savages of America a play by Robert Rogers
Two accounts of Pontiac of the Ottawa
This book contains two accounts of Pontiac, the great Ottawa chief of the eighteenth century American colonial period. After the end of the French and Indian W..
Including the Pontiac Uprising, the Commandant’s Secretary’s Diary and Journal of the Siege of Detroit Published by Robert Rogers of the Rangers
Two classic first hand accounts of 18th century American Colonial Warfare
Britain's victory in the French and Indian War did not bring peace to the American wilderness. Formal treaties between Euro..
Alexander Scott Withers
The Colonial & Indian Wars of the Early American Frontier 1742-1795
Conflict on the early American Frontier
This is the fascinating and bloody story of the American frontier of the eighteenth century—where white man clashed with red man in the Eastern Woodlands and..
The French Post Expedition, Great Meadows and Braddock’s Defeat—including Braddock’s Orderly Books
Washington's campaigns in British service
It is simple to view George Washington as the most famous and successful soldier of the American War of Independence or indeed as the first president of th..
Cyrus Cort & William Smith
Two Accounts of the Campaigns of 1763-1764
Bouquet’s Campaigns by Cyrus Cort
The History of Bouquet’s Expeditions by William Smith
Two accounts of Indian warfare in 18th century America
The French and Indian War—the conflict between the British and French in the New World has many enthusiastic students. It was shortly followed..