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..
The Adventurous Life of Robert Rogers of the Rangers
The most famous ranger—and the father of covert warfare
As the ‘age of sail’ progressed the great nations of Europe understood that the lands and wealth of the globe were within the grasp of their ..
James E. Seaver
The Ordeals and Life of a Young Settler Girl Captured by Indians During the French and Indian War
‘Little woman of great courage’-the life of Mary Jemison
Mary Jemison’s is a remarkable story. Born in 1743, she was captured by Indians whilst in her teenage years. Her family had emigrated from I..
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 ..
Ernest Cruikshank, Henry U. Swinnerton & Isaac A. Chapman
Three Accounts of the American War of Independence: The Story of Butler’s Rangers and the Settlement of Niagara by Ernest Cruikshank, The Story of Cherry Valley by Henry U. Swinnerton & Wyoming Valley a Sketch of Its Early Annals by Isaac A. Chapman
Loyalist rangers of the American War of Independence
It is, perhaps, in the the character of the American Rangers of the eighteenth century that they would be perceived in entirely different ways d..
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..
Ellis H. Roberts
The Conflict for the Mohawk Valley During the American War of Independence
The battle for the Mohawk
Throughout history there have been many battles but few, other than those that were momentous, have endured in the collective memory. The Battle of Oriskany will be memora..
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..
The Seven Years War in Europe, the French and Indian War, Colonial American Frontier and the Caribbean, the Napoleonic Wars, the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, the Ashanti War and the Nile Expedition--1729-1888
The first 150 years of one of the British Army’s most renowned regiments
Archibald Forbes was a notable author, journalist and special correspondent during the British colonial wars of the Victoria..
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..