Complete History of the U.S. Wars: 1700-2004, A
Wars for the Continent (#101)
Program 1 - Wars for the Continent
1702 - Queen Anne's War
1713 - Treaty of Utrecht Ends Queen Anne's War
1739 - War of Jenkins Ear Begins
1754-1763 - French and Indian War
1763 - Pontiac's War
1770 - Boston Massacre
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Series Description: War has always been part of the American experience. From the time the first colonists set foot upon North America's shores, they were in conflict with the Native inhabitants. One hundred years later the colonies suddenly found themselves an extension of the conflicts in Europe. Less than a century later, the Revolutionary War freed the fledgling United States from its British overlords and European entanglements. Born and nurtured in war, America grew in strength and power until at the beginning of the 21st century it was the foremost military power in the world. Join George Kennedy as he takes us on this 300-year saga of The Complete History of U.S. Wars.
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