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Quebec 1775

The American invasion of Canada (Campaign)

by Brendan Morrissey

  • 170 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • War & defence operations,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • Military - United States,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Canada,
  • Quebec,
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • Canada - Pre-Confederation (to 1867),
  • History / Military / General,
  • Canada - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAdam Hook (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8922607M
    ISBN 10184176681X
    ISBN 109781841766812

    Les déportations des Acadiens et leur arrivée au Québec - by André-Carl Vachon. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Les . A history of Benedict Arnold's arduous military expedition in the autumn of up the Kennebec River to the Chaudiere River and then to a date with destiny at Quebec. A little known event of the still lesser known Northern Campaign of when the rebelling colonies attempted to wrest Canada from a weak British garrison force under Sir.

      Quebec by Brendan Morrissey, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(12). In June , Benedict Arnold—having not yet turned traitor, and, indeed, lionized as one of the 13 colonies' great military hopes—proposed an invasion of Quebec. He thought a succe.

    Rebel prisoners at Quebec, being a list of American prisoners held by the British during the Revolutionary War by McHenry, Chris. To reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID) in New York City, all NYPL locations are temporarily closed until further notice.


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Quebec book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The American attack on Quebec in was a key episode in the American /5. This book documents the widespread support for the Continental cause inand the multiple reasons why the efforts of the Continental Congress lost momentum in Quebec.

Translator S. Pascale Vergereau-Dewey presents a readable rendering of a succinct yet detailed narrative.5/5(6). In this book Brendan Morrissey details the events of this ferocious struggle whose results would have such momentous consequences at Saratoga in The American attack on Quebec in was a key episode in the War of Independence.

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Journal of the most remarkable occurrences in Quebec since Arnold appear'd before the town on the 14th November, Orderly book begun by Captain Anthony Vialar of the British militia the 17th of Septemberand kept by him till November 16th. In early DecemberMontgomery, Arnold and their men met on the outskirts of Quebec and demanded the surrender of the city.

General Guy Carleton (), the governor of the province of. In Septemberearly in the American Revolutionary War, Colonel Benedict Arnold led a force of 1, Continental Army troops on an expedition from Cambridge in the Province of Massachusetts Bay to the gates of Quebec expedition was part of a two-pronged invasion of the British Province of Quebec, and passed through the wilderness of what is now.

This book documents the widespread support for the Continental cause inand the multiple reasons why the efforts of the Continental Congress lost momentum in Quebec.

Translator S. Pascale Vergereau-Dewey presents a readable rendering of a succinct yet detailed s: 5. Author Brendan Morrissey provides a concise factual account in the Osprey Campaign Series book "Quebec The American Invasion of Canada." In a military sense, both the brand new American army and the British Army were operating at the extreme limit of their respective military capabilities in the campaign/5.

From Publishers Weekly In JuneBenedict Arnold—having not yet turned traitor, and, indeed, lionized as one of the 13 colonies' great military hopes—proposed an invasion of Quebec.

He thought a successful attack might dispose King George to /5(43). A Good Year for Revolution by Kevin Phillips is an ambitious book that fulfills its ambitions.

Phillips demonstrates in documented detail that the critical mass of the American Revolution came together innot /5(). The Invasion of Quebec in was the first major military initiative by the newly formed Continental Army during the American Revolutionary objective of the campaign was to gain military control of the British Province of Quebec (part of modern-day Canada), and convince French-speaking Canadiens to join the revolution on the side of the Thirteen on: Primarily Lake Champlain and St.

Les déportations des Acadiens et leur arrivée au Québec - nil (Kindle Edition). In Septembereleven hundred soldiers boarded ships in Newburyport, bound for the Maine wilderness. They were American colonists who had volunteered for a secret mission to paddle and march nearly two hundred miles through some of the wildest country in the colonies and seize the fortress city of Quebec, the last British stronghold in Canada/5.

The perspective may seem strange to some readers, since, as the title of the book suggests, the action is seen not from the American viewpoint but through the eyes of the British, who, in Canada in the winter ofwere in a situation that appeared very grave indeed.

In that grim December of the city of Quebec was the last small. The Road to Quebec - Chronology - Canada in - The Opposing Commanders - The Opposing Forces - The invasion begins - Arnold's march - The wind of change - The naval campaign - Aftermath - The Battlefields Today - Bibliography - Index.

THRUST FOR CANADA: The American Attempt on Quebec, By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Inan American army invaded Canada to encourage the French-Canadian ""habitants"" (small farmers) to join the revolt and to deprive the British of a base for an attack on the colonies.

Print book: Biography: English: 2nd edition, View all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Hendricks, William, -- died Military campaigns. Canadian Invasion, View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. Quebec, the American invasion of Canada.

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Jeremiah Greenman, Diary of a Common Soldier in the American Revolution,Robert C. Bray and Paul E. Bushnell, eds., (De Kalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press, ). The Quebec expedition is on pages Roberts, March to Quebec, Get this from a library! The perils of patriotism: John Joseph Henry and the American attack on Quebec, [J Samuel Walker].