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Brassier, William (fl. 1776) A survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Point... 1762

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01874 Author/Creator: Brassier, William (fl. 1776) Place Written: London, England Type: Map Date: 1776 Pagination: 1 map ; 74 x 56 cm.

Summary of Content: Includes (inset) "A particular plan of Lake George." The engraved map shows engagements between American and British forces on Lake Champlain. Not in Nebenzahl, Battle Plans of the American Revolution.

People: Brassier, William, fl. 1776

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: SurveyingRevolutionary WarMilitary HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGeography and Natural History

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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