Chapter 14. The Seven Years' War and its Political Legacy

  1. Jack P. Greene and
  2. J. R. Pole
  1. Thomas L. Purvis

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch14

A Companion to the American Revolution

A Companion to the American Revolution

How to Cite

Purvis, T. L. (2000) The Seven Years' War and its Political Legacy, in A Companion to the American Revolution (eds J. P. Greene and J. R. Pole), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210580

Online ISBN: 9780470756454

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Keywords:

  • political legacy;
  • colonial soldiers;
  • colonies;
  • military;
  • legislature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Territorial Rivalries Precipitate War

  • Wartime Frictions Emerge

  • The Mainland Colonies Mobilize for Victory, 1757–1763

  • The Political Legacy of the Seven Years' War