Francis H. Skrine & James Grant
The War of Austrian Succession and its most notable battle
The Battle of Fontenoy was one of the most notable engagements in The War of Austrian Succession. An allied army, from Britain, Hanover, t..
Lees Knowles, Charles Townshend & James Grant
A profile of an outstanding military commander of the Seven Years War
The principal subject of this book, Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick, is a particularly fascinating character for students o..
Frederick II, King of Prussia
The handbook of battle by an 18th century master
Frederick the Great was one of the most outstanding figures in European history. He was, in the eighteenth century, the monarch of a German state, P..
Johann Wilhelm von Archenholz
Frederick the Great’s struggles during the Seven Years War
The Seven Years War, 1754-62, shaped the modern world. It was a truly global conflict fought in India, America and Europe, as Britain stru..
George M. Wrong
The fight for a new world
By the 18th century the dominant European powers had realised that the bounties of almost the entire undeveloped world were for the taking. Virtually nowhere on ..
J. W. Fortescue
The British Army During the War of Austrian Succession & Seven Years’ War in Europe 1740-1763
The redcoats at war in Europe during the 18th century
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen volume history is..
F. N. Maude
An Evaluation of the Practices of the Armies of the 18th & 19th Centuries from the Perspective of the Early 20th Century
A special edition of Maude’s military history essays
The British military historian and soldier F. N. Maude was highly qualified to assess and write about the warfare of the 18th and 19th centuries..
George Bruce Malleson
An Analysis of Tactics From 217 B.C.-1857 A. D. by Describing the Historical Examples
A history and analysis of the most devastating tactic
Most students of military history will be familiar with the works of George Bruce Malleson; he was a prodigious author on the subject and his s..
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 ..
A Principal Engagement of the French & Indian War
A victory, a defeat and the birth of a legend
Those who know anything of the Seven Years War know it was fought all over the globe in the 18th century as the two principal powers of Europe at the t..
The Winning of Canada: a Chronicle of Wolfe & The Passing of New France: a Chronicle of Montcalm
Protagonists for an Empire
The Seven Years War as it was fought in the New World is known today as the French and Indian War. The significance of the global conflict of which it was a part is now o..
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 ..
F. W. Longman
Prussia and the Seven Years War in Europe
Our perception of Prussia at the height of its powers may colour our view of perhaps its most significant leader, Frederick. Indeed that he is always known..
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..
Arthur G. Bradley
The War for the New World
The Seven Years War as it was fought in the New World has always fascinated students of military history. Its stage—the wilderness of the American north-east, at a time wh..