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Cape Breton – Louisbourg Fortress

Cape Breton – Louisbourg Fortress

Written by: Habeeb Salloum and Muna Salloum

Published on: Go Nomad

Louisbourg! The largest reconstruction project in North America. I had often read and heard about this large and historic French fort which is one of the foundations of Canadian history.First built in 1713 by the French on Cape Breton, Nova Scotia’s new touristic island, it was captured by the British in 1745, and the inhabitants allowed to surrender with honor.Returned to the French in 1748, the terms of the Treaty that ended the War of…
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