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Introduction: The Ottoman Empire and its Frontiers

A. C. S. PEACOCK

in The Frontiers of the Ottoman World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264423
eISBN:
9780191734793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264423.003.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Stretching across Europe, Asia and Africa for half a millennium bridging the end of the Middle Ages and the early twentieth century, the Ottoman Empire was one of the major forces that forged the ... More


Introduction

Lawrence E. Babits

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Representative of archaeology done on French and Indian War forts over the last 40 years, the chapters in this volume combine documents, images, and artifacts to provide a composite, interpretive ... More


Excavations in the Cuzcotuyo Inka Fortress

Sonia Alconini

in Southeast Inka Frontiers: Boundaries and Interactions

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062914
eISBN:
9780813059631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062914.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 7 presents the results of my excavations in the fortification of Cuzcotuyo in the Khosko Toro mountains, a site described in the ethnohistoric narratives as one of the last defense bastions ... More


Fort Loudoun, Tennessee: Defensive Features and Artifactual Remains

Carl Kuttruff

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Fort Loudoun is located west of the Appalachians in present-day east Tennessee. It was constructed to solidify Overhill Cherokee alliances and prevent French encroachment from Fort Toulouse in ... More


Fort Dobbs, North Carolina: How Documents and Artifacts Led to Rebuilding the Fort

Lawrence E. Babits

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Fort Dobbs was North Carolina’s frontier fort during the French and Indian War. It served as the patrol base for North Carolina Provincials and was attacked in February 1760. This chapter is ... More


Fort Loudoun, Virginia: A French and Indian War Period Fortification Constructed by George Washington

Robert L. Jolley

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Fort Loudoun, Winchester, Virginia, is one of three French and Indian War period forts named after John Campbell, Lord Loudoun, commander of British troops in North America. The fort was designed and ... More


Style Wars in the Wilderness: The Colonial Forts at Crown Point

Charles L. Fisher and Paul R. Huey

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

There were two sequential posts erected at Lake Champlain’s narrows, a choke point that allowed control of the lake. British Crown Point was erected adjacent to the earlier French fort St. Frédéric. ... More


War and the Colonial Frontier: Fort de Chartres in the Illinois Country

David J. Keene

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0014
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

French Fort de Chartres is located well west of the other sites in Illinois. Initially, the Fort de Chartres project was begun to recover artifacts and expose construction elements of what was ... More


Fort Frontenac, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Susan M. Bazely

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter presents the results of historical research and archaeology conducted at Fort Frontenac, a French site that was subsequently taken over by the British. The remnants of the various Fort ... More


“To Preserve the Forts, and the Families Gathered into Them”: Archaeology of Edwards’s Fort, Capon Bridge, West Virginia

W. Stephen McBride

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Following Braddock’s defeat in July 1755, the Virginia Regiment under Colonel George Washington began erecting forts to defend settlers against anticipated French and Indian attacks along Virginia’s ... More


The Second Fort Vause: A Crucial French and Indian War Fort in the Roanoke Valley of Virginia

Kim A. Mcbride

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0008
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter presents the research conducted at Fort Vause, near the Roanoke River in southwestern Virginia. The post was built in 1756 and occupied from the fall of that year to fall 1757 by ... More


Fort Loudoun: A Provincial Fort on the Mid-Eighteenth-Century Pennsylvania Frontier

Stephen G. Warfel

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Fort Loudoun, Pennsylvania, was one of the forts built to support the 1758 Forbes Expedition against Fort Duquesne. The excavations were designed to learn more about the specifics of this fort’s ... More


Clash of Empires

R. Scott Stephenson

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 1 presents an overview of the French and Indian War and discusses supplies and the importance of waterways in the wilderness. In the northern theater and in Pennsylvania, the war was a war of ... More


Michilimackinac, a Civilian Fort

Lynn L. M. Evans

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Bazely summarizes excavation results at Fort Michilimackinac, a trading post and mission erected on the south shore of the Straits of Mackinac around 1715. This fort was one of a series of defensive ... More


Fort Prince George, South Carolina

Marshall W. Williams

in The Archaeology of French and Indian War Frontier Forts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049069
eISBN:
9780813046990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049069.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Fort Prince George was erected and modified during the 1750s and 1760s to help control the South Carolina frontier. It underwent numerous modifications and was ultimately abandoned after a siege. The ... More


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