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Wars for Empire

Read in Chapter 4 "The Empire Under Strain" about the Privy Council, the Albany Conference, siege of Louisbourg, Fort Necessity, William Pitt, the "profound effects" of the French and Indian War.

The 1992 film Last of the Mohicans is an example of the "profound effects" of the war, including the significance of Nathaniel and his Killdeer rifle, Uncas and Chingachgook, Cameron, Wheelock, Brant, Albany, Webb, Montcalm, Kentuckie, Huron leader Magua, scalp bounties, Ottawa war party, Fort William Henry and Fort Edward.

1. War of League of Augsburg 1688-97

2. War of Spanish Succession 1702-13 3. War of Austrian Succession 1739-48 4. Seven Years War 1756-63 (French and Indian War)
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