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McKissack, Pat

Summary: Brought up in France as the African slave companion of a nobleman's daughter, thirteen-year-old Zettie records the events of 1763, when she and her mistress escape to the New World where they are inadvertently drawn into the hostilities of the ongoing French and Indian War and, eventually, find a new direction to their lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MCK

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC McKissack

Holder, Nancy.

Summary: In 1756, during the war between the British and the French, Isabella and her father are kidnapped by a young medicine man who wishes revenge for his wife and child, but after noticing the bravery of his young victim, Wusamequin reconsiders his plans of murder and brings her into his mystical world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2004

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC HOL

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: As the French and Indian War rages in October of 1759, Saxso, a fourteen-year-old Abenaki boy, pursues the English rangers who have attacked his village and taken his mother and sisters hostage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BRU

Edmonds, Walter Dumaux

Summary: In 1756, during the French and Indian War in upper New York state, ten-year-old Edward is determined to protect his home and family with the ancient, and much too heavy, Spanish gun that his father had given him before leaving home to fight the enemy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam's 1989

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC EDM

Speare, Elizabeth George.

Summary: During the French and Indian War, young Miriam Willard is captured by Indians and taken to Montreal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SPE

Summary: This series covers America's history from the age of Pre-Columbian Native Americans, through European discovery, colonization, independence, the forging of a young nation, and the settling of the American frontier. Students will look at the history of the United States from a new perspective, as they explore the events that have shaped modern American society. Professor Linwood Thompson is the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Teaching Company 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 EAR
3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 1
Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 2
Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 3

Fowler, William M.

Summary: On May 28, 1754, a group of militia and Indians led by 22-year-old major George Washington surprised a camp of sleeping French soldiers near present-day Pittsburgh. The brief but deadly exchange of fire that ensued, in Horace Walpole's memorable phrase, "set the world on fire." The resulting French and Indian War in North America escalated into a global conflict fought across Europe, Africa,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.26 FOW