TITLE

"Oh Amherst, Brave Amherst…"

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Francis
PUB. DATE
December 1960
SOURCE
American Heritage;Dec1960, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the accomplishments of Jeffery Amherst in his five-year service as commander-in-chief of the British Army in North America. He led the victory of England by acquiring Canada in a battle against the French. He had also helped make England the world's principal colonizer during the closing of the Seven Years War among colonial powers. The city of Amherst in Massachusetts was named after him.
ACCESSION #
22566580

 

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