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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]]
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,467 articles and 4,051 images.
 
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,462 articles and 4,051 images.
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<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 May 16 to 22, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From May 23 to 29, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
**Austrian Army  
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**French Army
***[[Netherlander Free Corps]] ''new by Dieter Müller''
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***[[French Infantry Organisation North America]] ''new by Kenneth P Dunne''
**British Army
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***[[Berry Infanterie]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
***[[British Line Infantry Organisation]] ''new based on article by Kenneth P Dunne''
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***[[Colonial Compagnies Franches de la Marine]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
***[[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''
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*in the [[Campaigns]] section
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**[[1755 - British expedition against Fort Duquesne]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
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**[[1756 - Operations on Lake Champlain]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
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**[[1757 - British expedition against Louisbourg]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
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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''
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*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
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**[[1758-08-25 - Battle of Zorndorf]] ''added new map digitized by Tony Flores''
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*in the [[Sieges]] section  
 
*in the [[Sieges]] section  
**[[1757 - Siege of Fort William Henry]] ''added info contributed by Kenneth P Dunne''
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**[[1757 - Siege of Fort William Henry]] ''added French OoB''
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Coming soon, an improved version of the campaign of 1757 in Bohemia...

Revision as of 05:34, 30 May 2017

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,467 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 23 to 29, we have created/improved the following articles:

Coming soon, an improved version of the campaign of 1757 in Bohemia...