Anglo-French war breaks out in North America (28 words)

Historical Context Note

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A war between England and France breaks out in North America, sparked off by a skirmish between French troops and a force under George Washington near Fort Duquesne.

Editors. "Anglo-French war breaks out in North America". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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