The French and Indian War and the Revolution

If in spite of all the Bicentennial reminders the Revolutionary War seems somewhat far away, the French and Indian War must seem so much more remote as to be irrelevant. The familiar Pennsylvania events of the Revolution – the battles of Brandywine and GermanĀ­town, the Valley Forge encampment, the Declaration of Independence – took place in the settled parts of the State, the battles...
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