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The globe's first true world war comes vividly to life in this "rich, cautionary tale" (The New York Times Book Review) The French and Indian War -the North American phase of a far larger conflagration, the Seven Years' War-remains one of the most important, and yet misunderstood, episodes in American /5(). The globe's first true world war comes vividly to life in this "rich, cautionary tale" (The New York Times Book Review) The French and Indian War -the North American phase of a far larger conflagration, the Seven Years' War-remains one of the most important, and yet misunderstood, episodes in American Anderson takes readers on a remarkable journey through th)/5.   The globe's first true world war comes vividly to life in this "rich, cautionary tale" (The New York Times Book Review) The French and Indian War -the North American phase of a far larger conflagration, the Seven Years' War-remains one of the most important, and yet misunderstood, episodes in American history. Fred Anderson takes readers on a remarkable journey through the vast conflict /5(12). A book review of the audio edition of The War That Made America - A Short History of the French and Indian War, by Fred Anderson and read by Simon Vance. A concise history of the French and Indian War that focuses on the 'American' aspects of the war and how the outcome of the war is directly is connected to the start of the American Revolution.

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The War That Made America by Fred Anderson could just as easily been subtitled "Everything You Wanted To Know About The French And Indian War But Were Afraid To Ask." Indeed, though the actual subtitle calls the book “A Short History of the French and Indian War,” it is a pretty thorough one that is both well-written and well-researched. War Made New: America’s Military Lead Can be Lost, Warns Max Boot in New Book “America’s early lead in the Information Revolution can easily be lost—it may be lost already—if it does not. 43 books based on votes: Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, R.M.S.   The French and Indian War is the American name for their part in a conflict that stretched around the globe and was known as the Seven Years War. In `The War That Made America', Anderson sticks to the history of the war as it played out in North America, with only a nod to the war as fought in the West Indies, Europe, Asia, and the Philippines.5/5(5). Apart from The Last of the Mohicans, most Americans know little of the French and Indian War, also known as the Seven Years' War, and yet it remains one of the most fascinating periods in our January , PBS will air The War That Made America, a four-part documentary about this epic Anderson, the award-winning and critically acclaimed historian, has written the /5().