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Lord Jeffery Amherst A Soldier Of The King by J. C. Long

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11930484M
ISBN 101432514350
ISBN 109781432514358

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Lord Jeff. Lord Jeffrey 1 Amherst was commanding general of British forces in North America during the final battles of the so-called French & Indian war (). He won victories against the French to acquire Canada for England and helped make England the world's chief colonizer at the conclusion of the Seven Years War among the colonial powers (). We are a motivated group of Amherst College Alumni hoping to restore Lord Jeff’s name and place in complete historical context. Download the free e-book to find out more about Lord Jeff and why we think he deserves a closer look. If you are interested in supporting creation and distribution of this book, please consider a gift by donating here. The school after all was named after the town of Amherst, not to honor the man Lord Jeffery Amherst. There are at least 15 places named Amherst in North America. The colonial town of Amherst Massachusetts adopted its name to recognize Lord Jeffery Amherst in well before American independence. Amherst New Hampshire did the same in Colonial Amherst: the Early History, Customs and Homes; Geography and Geology, of Amherst, Life and Character of General and Lord Jeffery Amherst, Reminiscences of “Cricket Corner” and “Pond Parish” Districts. Milford, N. H.: Printed by W. B.

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