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The Legacy of 1763

Authored by: Martin J. Manning

The Routledge Handbook of American Military and Diplomatic History

Print publication date:  August  2014
Online publication date:  September  2014

Print ISBN: 9780415533805
eBook ISBN: 9781315817347
Adobe ISBN: 9781317813354

10.4324/9781315817347.ch10

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Abstract

The diplomatic period before the start of the American Revolution was one of shifting alliances and political maneuvers. Colonial era diplomacy focused on two issues: the European balance of power and the colonists’ appropriation of land from the Native Americans. Rivalry in Europe, between the French and the British in particular, often influenced the course of events in their North American colonies. 1

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