Royal Proclamation of 1763: a Resource Rulers perspective

October 07 2013 marks the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation.   When it was decreed in 1763: a) England had conquered France in the Seven Years War; b) the Treaty of Paris had just concluded ceding Quebec to the victors; c) and a British military governor was already ensconced in Quebec with an occupying army. The trouble was that the French population of New France outstripped the...

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