French And Indian War Chapter 4 Essay

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Chapter 4 Assignment Also known as the French and Indian War, the Seven Years war was a conflict for European powers. As the British expanded westward, the French were angered at the amount of expansion taking place. Britain was in competition of trading with France and Spain. No country seemed to possess the leadership necessary to drive the French out from Mississippi Valley. Countries lacked the will to organize and finance a sustained military campaign in the New World. Assemblies hesitated every time Britain asked them to raise men and money. After much frustration, on May 18th, 1756, the British declared war on the French. Though fighting between the two nations had been a struggle for many years, it was not until war was declared

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