GLORIES TO USELESS HEROISM: THE SEVEN YEARS’ WAR IN NORTH AMERICA FROM THE FRENCH JOURNALS OF COMTE MAURES DE MALARTIC, 1755-1760

RAFFLE (W.)

C021

£19.95

324pp., frontis., 11 maps, P.B. 2017. ‘These are the facts and notes taken by a soldier on campaign, written daily, sometimes in a tent, sometimes in a canoe, today in the presence of the enemy, tomorrow in conference with a tribe of savages.’┬áMalartic’s recollections illuminate the reader to the great pains and efforts undertaken by the French army in America to preserve New France under immense pressure.