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Unformatted text preview: Imperial Competition French America Interior, mainly fur traders and Jesuits British America 13 coloines mixed cultures, democracy, Protestant Angle0French competition European Wars and Imperial wars Things generally stay the same after The British way of war Colonies militia are enough, focus troops on Carribbean Native Allies French have more allies, control back countries French expansion in the Ohio Valley Forts and alliances French Claims, English land The French and Indian War British Strategy Hold France in Europe Neutralize Indian border threats Target French colonies Why? Imperial acquisitions easier to hold than European gains Britain had superior navy British colonists outnumbered French colonists 20:1 1753-1757 : Starting and Losing the War Causes Crumbling I roquios Empire Virginina, Pen and New York get nervous Seven Years War Major British setbacks Braddocks defeat...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2011 for the course HIST 105 taught by Professor Hatfield during the Fall '07 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '07