A review of the military operations in North-America : from the commencement of the French hostilities on the frontiers of Virginia, in 1753, to the surrender of Oswego, on the 14th of August, 1756 : interspersed with various observations, characters, and anecdotes : necessay to give light into the conduct of American transactions in general : and more especially into the political management of affairs in New York : in a letter to a nobleman.
- London : Printed for R. and J. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, MDCCLVII 
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- , 144 pages ; 28 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsE199 .L58 1757+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- "In this work Mr. Livingston is said, I know not on what authority, to have been assisted by William Smith and John Morine [sic] Scott. For the facts which it contains, he was probably indebted to his brother-in-law, Mr. Alexander, afterwards Lord Stirling, who was about this time secretary to General Shirley."--Sedgwick, T.A. Memoir of the life of William Livingston, New York, 1833, page 114.
Halkett and Laing attribute Dublin edition of 1757 to William Livingston.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in 20th-century red morocco, by Elizabeth Greenhill.
A defense of General Shirley's conduct of operations during the war.
- Subject Terms:
- Braddock' s Campaign, 1755.New York (State) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.Shirley, William, 1694-1771.United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763.
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Livingston, William, 1723-1790, A review of the military operations in North-America , MDCCLVII 
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