|English: Map of the location of major tribes involved in the Beaver Wars laid against a period map showing colonial settlments (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Way back in December I left the English in New England,the French in New France and the Iroquois in the land between
It was the end of the 17th century and if they weren't exactlysinging "Happy Trails" to each other everybody was more
or less behaving themselves.
three groups got all weepy and sorry and signed a
'cross-my-heart-and-hope-to-die-if-I'm-lying' peace treaty.
But England and France can only feel the love for so long soa year later they declared war on each other.
You know, I really think Canada would have had a better chanceif our two founding nations had been North and South Korea.
In 1704 the French destroyed the English settlement of Bonavistaand in 1707 the English marched up from Massachusetts
and destroyed Port Royal.
to note is that when the war ended in 1713 and
everything wad divvied up by the Treaty of Utrecht,
England was handed Acadia.
just fry your historical bacon then... well,
you just aren't Canadian, eh?