Endgame 1758: The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg"s Last Decade (France Overseas: Studies in Empire and D)

by A. J. B. Johnston

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Canada,
  • Canada - General,
  • Canada - Pre-Confederation (to 1867),
  • Military - Canada,
  • History / Military / Canada,
  • 18th century,
  • History, Military,
  • History, Naval,
  • Louisbourg (N.S.),
  • Siege, 1758
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11212091M
ISBN 100803260091
ISBN 109780803260092

Endgame The Promise, the Glory and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press. ↑ "Guerre du Canada. Montcalm et Lévis". TOUT GALLICA. Retrieved 1 October 1 2 "Capture of Louisburg ". Retrieved 25 February ↑ Hough p ↑ Fowler, p. The Siege of Louisbourg was a pivotal operation of the Seven Years' War (known in the United States as the French and Indian War) in that ended the French colonial era in Atlantic Canada and led to the subsequent British campaign to capture Quebec in and the remainder of . Endgame The Promise, the Glory and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press. ^ "Guerre du Canada. – Montcalm et Lévis". TOUT GALLICA. Retrieved 1 October ^ a b "Capture of Louisburg ". Retrieved 25 February ^ Hough p ^ Fowler, p. () was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the th year of the 2nd millennium, the 50th year of the 18th century, and the 1st year of the s decade. As of the start of , the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the.

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Endgame is a tale of two empires in collision on the shores of mid-eighteenth-century Atlantic Canada, where rival European visions of predominance clashed headlong with each other and with the region’s Aboriginal peoples.

The magnitude of the struggle and of its uncertain outcome colored the lives of Louisbourg’s inhabitants and the nearly thirty thousand combatants arrayed against it.

This is a soft cover used condition Endgame The Promise The Glory and The Despair Of Louisbourgs Last Decade Reference Book with a total of pages. Contains information and many period illustrations of the French fortress Louisbourg Located in Nova Scotia and its eventual capture in This edition was published in Seller Rating: % positive.

His latest book, Endgame The Promise, the Glory and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade (Cape Breton University and University of Nebraska Press) is cited by the CHA as a meritorious publication. Louisbourg figured prominently in the military, economic and strategic thinking of France and England and peaked during Louisbourg’s last.

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Johnston. See all books authored by A.J.B. Johnston, including Endgame The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade, and Louisbourg: Past, Present, Future, and more on Career. Johnston's Endgame won a Clio award from the Canadian Historical Association and was short-listed for a Dartmouth Book Award.

His work is closely associated with the history of the Fortress of Louisbourg. In recognition of his body of work on that national historic site of Canada, the Government of France made Johnston a chevalier of the Ordre des Palmes académiques.

Endgame The Promise, the Glory and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press and Sydney: Cape Breton University Press, Johnston, A.J.B. "Control and Order: The Evolution of French Colonial Louisbourg, " East Lansing: Michigan State University Press.

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A.J.B. (John) Johnston is the author or co-author of thirteen books on different aspects of the history of Atlantic Canada and over articles in scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers.

The Canadian Historical Association awarded a Clio prize to his Endgame The Promise, the Glory and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade.

Endgame The Promise, the Glory, and the Despair of Louisbourg's Last Decade A. J. B. Johnston The story of what happened at the colonial fortified town of Louisbourg between and is one of the great dramas of the history of Canada, indeed North America.

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