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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]]
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[[File:British three pronged attack against Montreal.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the British three pronged attack against Montreal in 1760<br>Source: England in the Seven Years' War – A Study in Combined Strategy, by Julian. S. Corbett, 1907<br>Courtesy of Tony Flores]]
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,959 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,965 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. 27 2016 to January 2 2017, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From January 3 to 9, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
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**Austrian Army
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***[[Johann Pálffy Infantry]] ''much improved by Harald Skala''
 
**British Army
 
**British Army
***[[10th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
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***[[11th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
**Spanish Army
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*in the [[Campaigns]] section
***[[Asturias Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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**[[1757 - Austrian invasion of Silesia]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1760 - British three pronged attack against Montreal]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
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**[[1757-12-05 - Battle of Leuthen]] ''5 new pictures taken by Tony Flores''
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**[[1758-06-30 - Combat of Domstadl]] ''corrected some place names by Harald Howe''
 
*in the [[Sieges]] section  
 
*in the [[Sieges]] section  
**[[1759 - British expedition against Quebec‎]] ''new high resolution map digitized by Tony Flores''
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**[[1758 - Siege of Olmütz]] ''more present-day names by Boris Brink''

Revision as of 14:55, 9 January 2017

Image of the week: Map of the British three pronged attack against Montreal in 1760
Source: England in the Seven Years' War – A Study in Combined Strategy, by Julian. S. Corbett, 1907
Courtesy of Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,965 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 January 3 to 9, we have created/improved the following articles: