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The blessed trinity: The army, the navy, and providence in the conduct of warfare, 1688-1713This book chapter discusses how the perceived necessity of Divine intervention and the contribution of an art of war in-theatre grounded upon rational precepts was an increasing feature of warfare in the late seventeenth century.
Wellsprings of a 'World War': An early English attempt to conquer Canada during King William's war, 1688-97This article discusses the military history of the early years of King William's War, 1688-97, including an early attempt to conquer French Canada in 1690 by Sir William Phips. The article places this within differeing interpretations of the military historiography of early modern colonial America.