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[[File:1758 - Siege of Olmütz.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the siege of Olmütz from May to July 1758.<br>Source: ''Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen'', volume III by the German ''Grosser Generalstab''. Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
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[[File:Siege of Quebec.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the siege of Québec in 1759<br>Source: An Historical Atlas of Canada, by Lawrence J. Burpee, 1927<br>Courtesy of Tony Flores]]
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,958 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,959 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. 20 to 26, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From Dec. 27 2016 to January 2 2017, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
**British Army
 
**British Army
***[[9th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
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***[[10th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
 
**Spanish Army
 
**Spanish Army
***[[Cantabria Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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***[[Asturias Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
 
*in the [[Sieges]] section  
 
*in the [[Sieges]] section  
**[[1758 - Siege of Olmütz‎]] ''new high resolution map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1759 - British expedition against Quebec‎]] ''new high resolution map digitized by Tony Flores''

Revision as of 15:43, 2 January 2017

Image of the week: Map of the siege of Québec in 1759
Source: An Historical Atlas of Canada, by Lawrence J. Burpee, 1927
Courtesy of Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,959 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. 27 2016 to January 2 2017, we have created/improved the following articles: