Editors. "First French and Indian war begins". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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First French and Indian war begins (45 words)
Historical Context Note
Also known as King William's War: colonists attack Port Royal, Nova Scotia, and Quebec, and the French and their Indian allies burn Schenectady. The 1697 Treaty of Ryswick restored the pre-war status quo. See our entry on French and Indian Wars : Anglo-French Conflict in North America10784 First French and Indian war begins 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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