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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]]
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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]]
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,957 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,958 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. 13 to 19, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From Dec. 20 to 26, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
**British Army
 
**British Army
***[[3rd Foot]]
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***[[9th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
***[[4th Foot]] ''added info from Cannon's work''
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***[[5th Foot]]
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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''
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**Spanish Army
 
**Spanish Army
***[[Murcia Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
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***[[Cantabria Infantry]] ''added info from Clonard's work''
***[[Voluntarios de Cataluña]] ''new''
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*in the [[Sieges]] section  
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
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**[[1758 - Siege of Olmütz‎]] ''new high resolution map digitized by Tony Flores''
**[[1759 - French aborted invasion of England‎]] ''new map digitized by Tony Flores + links to existing articles''
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Revision as of 15:12, 26 December 2016

Image of the week: Map of the siege of Olmütz from May to July 1758.
Source: Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, volume III by the German Grosser Generalstab. Courtesy: Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,456 articles and 3,958 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. 20 to 26, we have created/improved the following articles: