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Seven Years’ War Symposium

The Art of Global War – March 28 & 29, 2020

The enlightening two-day symposium will focus on “The Art of Global War.” Registration also includes admission to the Fort Ligonier Museum, and a reception on Saturday evening.

Symposium Schedule

Saturday, March 28, 2020

8:00-8:45 Registration
8:45-9:00 Opening Remarks
9:00-10:15 Jonathan Abel, “The Military Enlightenment”
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:45 Matthew Keagle, “Un empire de choses militaries: Sourcing the French Army”
11:45-1:15 Lunch Break (on your own)
1:15-2:30 Dr. Sascha Moebius, “The Prussian Army in the Seven Years War”
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-4:00 Grzegorz Podruczny, “Kunersdorf and other places. The archeology of the Seven Years War in contemporary Poland”
4:00-7:00 Dinner Break (on your own)
7:00-8:30 Reception in the Fort Ligonier Center for History Education

Sunday, March 29, 2020

8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:15 John Weaver, “A Poor Lieutenant: Military Service, Immigration, and Patronage in Eighteenth-Century America”
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:45 Daniel Baugh, “Naval capability, protection of trade, and the financing of 18th-century wars”
12:00 Conclusion of the Symposium

Click here to register today!