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[[File:Battle of Krefeld Detail West.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the Battle of Krefeld on June 23 1758 - Detail of the west and centre of the battlefield where the main action occured.<br>Source: Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, volume III by the German Grosser Generalstab<br>Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
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[[File:Battle of Zorndorf.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Overview of the battle of Zorndorf fought on August 25, 1758.<br>Source: Die Werke Friedrichs des Grossen in deutscher Übersetzun, Vol 4, by Gustav Berthold Volz and Friedrich von Oppeln-Bronikowski<br>Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
  
 
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,462 articles and 4,051 images.
 
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,462 articles and 4,051 images.
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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 May 9 to 15, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From May 16 to 22, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
**Austrian Army  
 
**Austrian Army  
***[[Compagnie Lacy]] ''new by Dieter Müller''
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***[[Netherlander Free Corps]] ''new by Dieter Müller''
**[[Prussian Army]] ''new references by Michael Zahn''
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**British Army
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***[[British Line Infantry Organisation]] ''new based on article by Kenneth P Dunne''
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***[[British Army General Officers]] ''new based on article by Kenneth P Dunne''
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***[[British Royal Regiment of Artillery]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
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***[[Royal Irish Artillery]] ''new''
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***[[35th Foot]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
**[[1758 - British expedition against Carillon]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1755 - British expedition against Fort Duquesne]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
**[[1759 - British expedition against Quebec]] and its four sub-articles ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1756 - Operations on Lake Champlain]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
**[[1759 - British expedition against Carillon]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1757 - British expedition against Louisbourg]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
**[[1759 - British expedition against Fort Niagara]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1757 - French expedition against Fort William Henry]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
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**[[1760 - French expedition against Quebec]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1760 - British three pronged attack against Montreal]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
 
*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
 
*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
**[[1758-07-08 - Battle of Carillon]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1758-08-25 - Battle of Zorndorf]] ''added new map digitized by Tony Flores''
**[[1758-06-23 - Battle of Krefeld]] ''one new and one improved maps digitized by Tony Flores''
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*in the [[Sieges]] section
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**[[1757 - Siege of Fort William Henry]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''

Revision as of 18:25, 22 May 2017

Image of the week: Overview of the battle of Zorndorf fought on August 25, 1758.
Source: Die Werke Friedrichs des Grossen in deutscher Übersetzun, Vol 4, by Gustav Berthold Volz and Friedrich von Oppeln-Bronikowski
Courtesy: Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,462 articles and 4,051 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 May 16 to 22, we have created/improved the following articles: