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Chronicles of Canada Volume 10 – Montcalm

Chronicles of Canada Volume 10 – Montcalm by William Wood
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Montcalm is, of course, a very prominent character in every history of New France. This book gives a brief history of the Montcalm family in France and it’s importance in wars. It continues with it’s descendant as he moves to Canada and defends the French colony of Ticonderoga.

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CHRONICLES OF CANADA Edited by George M. Wrong and H. H. Langton In thirty two volumes

Volume 10

THE PASSING OF NEW FRANCE A Chronicle of Montcalm

By WILLIAM WOOD

TORONTO, 1915

CHAPTER I

MONTCALM IN FRANCE 1712 1756

'War is the grave of the Montcalms.' No one can tell how old this famous saying is. Perhaps it is as old as France herself. Certainly there never was a time when the men of the great family of Montcalm Gozon were not ready to fight for their king and country; and so Montcalm, like Wolfe, was a soldier born.

Even in the Crusades his ancestors were famous all over Europe. When the Christians of those brave days were trying to drive the unbelievers out of Palestine they gladly followed leaders whom they thought saintly and heroic enough to be their champions against the dragons of sultan, satan, and hell; for people then believed that dragons fought on the devil's side, and that only Christian knights, like St George, fighting on God's side, could kill them... Continue reading book >>


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