Paris, Treaty of


Paris, Treaty of
   Between England and France, signed 1763. Ceded Canada to Britain, France retaining islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon.
   Index: E Guarantees institutions of French-Canadians, 24. P Grants free exercise of Roman Catholic religion, 9; breadth of view of framers of, 9. Dr Cedes Canada to Great Britain, 7. Sy Liberal provisions of, 62. WM Signed Feb. 10, 1763, 268; ends the Seven Years' War, 269.
   Bib.: Hertslet, Treaties and Conventions.

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