Northern Armageddon: The Battle Of The Plains Of Abraham - D. Peter Macleod

This is an excellent book about the Battle of the Plains of Abraham - the battle that basically won Quebec for the British.

Macleod's descriptions of the Battle, in particular the Scots fighting, are particularly good. There's this one old Scot who must have been descended from the Spartans.

He is also even handed. His treatment of both Montcalm and Wolfe does not lionize either men.


Here are some photos of the Plains