French and Indian War Essay

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The French and Indian War

The French and Indian was a series war between the French and the British starting as the early 1760s .The French and Indian War took place from 1754-1763. In the 1750s the French and the British were already fighting in Europe. That’s how the war spread out to North America. That’s when all the chaos and disagreement started between them .The French and British were claiming territories.
British soldiers fought against French soldiers to settle the disagreement they had between each other. Native Americans were also fought in this war. They joined the French because they feared that the British would take over their land.
The war continued for many years it was a terrible war between them. Thousands of soldiers die during the French and Indian War. The French and Indian War was known as the Seven Year War sometimes it as referred as the Great Empire. George Washington was known as the leader of the war. He led the war till the end and died December 14, 1799 at age 64.
The turning point of the war was in 1759. That’s when James Wolfe captured Quebec gaining advantaged of the war. However the war continued for four more years. Finally in 1763 both Britain and France signed the Treaty of Paris . (The Treaty of Paris is a peace of agreement that officially ended the Revolutionary War and established British recognition of the Independence of the United States officially ending the war.) After signing the Treaty of Paris Britain gained all…