A "Most Troublesome Situation" uses numberous excerpts from period accounts to retell the important story of the Pontiac Indian Uprising. The words of the British officers and soldiers caught up in the battle, as well as those of French habitants and some of the Indians themselves, reveal that dedication and deceit, as well as heroism and treachery, could be found on both sides of the conflect. Beautifully illustrated by noted historical artists Robert Griffing and Gary Zaboly.
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Timothy Todish and Dr. Todd Harburn have been consultants to several recent documentaries on the French and Indian War. This is Tim Todish's fourth book on the war to be published by Purple Mountain Press.
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Book Description Purple Mountain Pr Ltd, Fleischmanns, N. Y., 2006. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. First Edition. This book looks at the Pontiac Uprising through the eyes of the British military, Many period drawings and maps, excellent artwork by modern artists R.Griffing & G. Zaboly brings the text to life. Of special note is portrait of British Captain James Dalyell, who was killed at the Battle of Bloody Run. This painting is reproduced in a historical publication for the very first time in this book. 223 pages Size: 8.5 x 11 Inches. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 18860
Book Description Purple Mountain Pr Ltd, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. illustrated. edition. 223 pages. 10.75x8.75x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1930098723