Friday, October 18, 2013

Claiming The Land For France

From The Plains of Abraham by Brian Connell:

Everywhere he (Bienville) went he nailed up or buried lead plaques claiming the land for France....

Additional information in the post, Detroit In The French-Indian War Prelude.  Also see Governor Dinwiddie's French Fears And George Washington's Help.  See the Strength of New France here.  Some Objectives of the French-Indian War.

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