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[[File:1758 - Expedition against Louisbourg.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the operations against Louisbourg in 1758. Source: Lawrence J. Burpee ''An Historical Atlas of Canada''. Courtesy of Tony Flores]]
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[[File:1758 - Expedition against Louisbourg.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the operations against Louisbourg in 1758. Source: Map of Hawke's Blockade of Brest in 1759 and his operations against Conflans in November. Source: Julian S. Corbett: ''England in the Seven Years' War – A Study in Combined Strategy'', 1907 Courtesy of Tony Flores]]
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,455 articles and 3,955 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,957 images.
  
 
<big>'''Hint'''</big> Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:
 
<big>'''Hint'''</big> Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:
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...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.  
 
...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.  
  
From Dec. 6 to 12, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From Dec. 13 to 19, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
**British Army
 
**British Army
***[[2nd Foot Guards]] ''added info from MacKinson's book''
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***[[3rd Foot]]
***[[3rd Foot Guards]] ''added info from Murray's book''
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***[[4th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
***[[1st Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
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***[[5th Foot]]
***[[2nd Foot]] ''improved section on origin and history''
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***[[7th Foot]]
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***[[8th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
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**French Army
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***[[Milices Canadiennes]] ''added info from Chambers' book''
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***[[Milice du district de Québec]] ''added info from Chambers' book''
 
**Spanish Army
 
**Spanish Army
***[[Leon Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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***[[Murcia Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
***[[Burgos Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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***[[Voluntarios de Cataluña]] ''new''
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
**[[1757 - Austrian raid on Berlin]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1759 - French aborted invasion of England‎]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores + links to existing articles''
**[[1758 - British expedition against the fortress of Louisbourg]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
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**[[1758-07-23 - Combat of Sandershausen]] ''added info from Renouard's work + improved map by Tony Flores''
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**[[1758-08-05 - Combat of Mehr]] ''improved map by Tony Flores''
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**[[1760-04-28 - Battle of Sainte-Foy]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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*in the [[Sieges]] section
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**[[1758 - Siege of Louisbourg]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1758 - Siege of Cüstrin]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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Revision as of 18:55, 19 December 2016

Image of the week: Map of the operations against Louisbourg in 1758. Source: Map of Hawke's Blockade of Brest in 1759 and his operations against Conflans in November. Source: Julian S. Corbett: England in the Seven Years' War – A Study in Combined Strategy, 1907 Courtesy of Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,957 images.

Hint Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:

  • in the main article, click on the map, this will display a page containing a map with a higher resolution
  • just below the map, check for the links identified as Other resolutions and click on the highest resolution offered

...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.

From Dec. 13 to 19, we have created/improved the following articles: