Tonight I will share a few books that are about people taken captive by Indians in Colonial America.
In this post I use the term Indian instead of Native American as it was the term that was used at the time of the events. 654 more words
There was a bit of a hiatus due to work and play. We continue our look at the French and Indian War. The appointment of new commanders on both sides of the fighting bring about changes in the North American Theatre of the war, yet much remains the same, especially for the British. 10 more words
Hello and welcome to the History of the US Podcast! Today we discuss the opening battles of the French and Indian War. Major General Edward Braddock arrives in the British Colonies to bring some needed punch and order and the colonies propose the idea of unification…sort of. 30 more words
The year was 1700, and three of the most powerful empires of Europe were laying claim to North America. This was an ongoing product since the discovery of the new world in the 1400’s when both of the Americas were being claimed. 1,501 more words