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HISTORY OF AMERICA,

FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE CLOSE OF THE MEXICAN WAR.

EMBRACING THE POST

REMARKABLE EVENTS,

WHICH HAVE TRANSPIRED SINCE THE DISCOVERY.

INCLUDING

THE CONQUEST OF MEXICO, BY HERNAN 1 THE SEVEN YEARS' WAR, WHICH TERMIN.
CORTES ;

ATED IN THE CONQUEST OF CANADA;
THE CONQUEST OF PERU, BY PIZARRO AND | THE LEADING INCIDENTS OF THE AJERI.
ALMAGRO;

CAN REVOLUTION;
THE CONQUEST OF FLORIDA, BY DE SOTO; THE WAR OF 1812, WITH GREAT BRITAIN:
THE DISCOVERY AND SETTLEMENT OF THE THE WAR WITR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC
UNITED STATES AND CANADA;

THE SEVERAL INDIAN WARS;
KING PHILIP'S WAR;

THE LATE WAR WITH MEXICO.

Compiled from the best Authorities.

BY JOHN FROST, LL.D.
AUTHOR OF THE “PICTORIAL LIFE OF WASHINGTON, “PICTORIAL HISTORY

OF GREECE,” &c. &c.

EMBELLISHED WITH
SEVEN HUNDRED ENGRAVINGS.

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IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

PHILADELPHIA:
PUBLISHED BY JAS. B. SMITH & Co.,

NO. 146 CHESTNUT STREET.

1857.

LATEKED according to act of Congress, in the year 1854, by

J. L. GIHON, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvann. CONTENTS.

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COMMENCEMENT OF HOSTILITIES:
SIEGE OF BOSTON........... .......................
INVASION OF CANADA ...
BRITISH ATTACK UPON CHARLESTON .......................
JATTLE OF LONG ISLAND.........
THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE ..............................
CLOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN OF 1776 .........
TILE CAMPAIGN OF 1777, IN THE MIDDLE STATES ..................
THE NORTHERN CAMPAIGN OF 1777.....

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GAY

EFFECT OF BURGOYNE'S SURRENDER IN ENGLAND............... THE ALLIANCE BETWEEN FRANCE AND THE UNITED STATES.. THE CAMPAIGN OF 1778...........

........................ THE CAMPAIGN OF 1779.........

'1779..................................................

209

CAPTURE OF THE SERAPIS.........

11 .............................................

CAMPAIGN OF 1780 IN THE SOUTHERN STATES.....................

CAMPAIGN OF 1780, IN THE NORTHERN STATES..........

ES.................... MUTINY IN THE ARMY.......... INVASION OF VIRGINIA ......

SION OF VIRGINIA ............................... ................. 303

CAMPAIGN OF 1781_OPERATIONS IN THE TWO CAROLINAS AND

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307

GEORGIA ..........

............ 307 CAMPAIGN OF 1781-OPERATIONS IN VIRGINIA CORNWALLIS

CAPTURED-NEW LONDON DESTROYED ....................... 330

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