Montcalm's Crushing Blow - French and Indian Raids along New York's Oswego River 1756, René Chartrand.
Looks at Montcalm's first campaign after arriving in Canada, the
elimination of the British foothold on Lake Ontario. Covers two attacks
- the destruction of Fort Bull on the vulnerable supply route to
Oswego (before Montcalm's arrival), and Montcalm's impressive naval
expedition and the resulting siege of Oswego. Includes plenty of
valuable background information, as well as detailed accounts of the two
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