1755 : British Optimism vs Reality

, par Unknown

This
weekend marks the 260th anniversary of the battle of the Plains of
Abraham in 1759. Of course, this battle was not technically the fall of Québec, which was actually formally surrendered a
few days later on the 18th of September. And neither was it the fall
of Canada : this formality would have to wait after more battles and skirmishes
throughout the following year, leading up to the

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