History2-7 - Seven Years War(1756-1763 Anderson The most important event of the 18 cent w/o it there wouldn't have been a French revolution

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Seven Years War (1756-1763) Anderson, The most important event of the 18 cent w/o it there wouldn’t have been a French revolution, American revolution, no independence for Portugal, Spain first shots are fired by G washinton on French in 1754 Winston churchil: fist true world war WW is usually associated with the 20 cent but 7 yrs war in 18 cent qualifies Fought in N America, India, philipines, Africa Two conflicts merge together to one big war France and Britain are involved in both Maritme Britain vs. france and spain Africa, asia, carribean, Africa Rusisia Austria and france vs. Prussia and Britain Central eurpoean war Epic moment in Prussian history- Fredrick the great defended Austrian province (wealthy province) Prussia emerged successfully German movie about Fredrick the great War propaganda Two peace treaty Central Europe: Prussia made all territorial gain, Russia made plenty of gain from Ottoman empire Maritime: Peace of Paris, french lost a lot e.g. N America (except some fishery
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2008 for the course HISTORY 162A taught by Professor Adamthwaite during the Spring '07 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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History2-7 - Seven Years War(1756-1763 Anderson The most important event of the 18 cent w/o it there wouldn't have been a French revolution

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