Place Published: London
Publisher: printed for R. Griffiths, at the Dunciad, in Pater-Noster-Row
Date Published: 1757
Edition: 1st Edition
SEVEN YEARS’ WAR / FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR (1754-1763) BOOK
First edition. 5 x 7-7/8 inches. (2), -82 pages. Disbound lacking a title-page. Price from imprint: price one shilling. Title-page cover almost separated otherwise very good condition. Anonymous, By Charles Jenkinson.
Charles Liverpool a noted statesman was an advocate for the revision of the Military Act which he found to be outdated. He believed that a National Militia was the only reliable defence for a nation, emphasizing that it would not affect adversely the commerce and trade of the country contrary to many beliefs. Later edition published in 1794 with 94pp. ESTC T136691
The Seven Years War was a global conflict which ran from 1754 until 1763 and pitted a coalition of Great Britain and its allies against a coalition of France and its allies. The war escalated from a regional conflict between Great Britain and France in North America, known today as the French and Indian War.
Very Good. Item #8784