Just behind the court house is the bay where Montcalm landed his cannon, and where his entrenchments began.
Let us go to Montcalm, and demand admission: he dare not deny a child the boon.
I thought that Montcalm would have waited for Vaudreuil, but no.
Through the night, meanwhile, Montcalm and his men had been working like demons.
Montreal was reached on September 6th and Montcalm stayed there four days.
Montcalm dispatches Lvis to Montreal with eight hundred men.
The victory was marred by horrible Indian atrocities on the English prisoners of war, which Montcalm was unable to prevent.
Montcalm defended the city with about seven thousand Frenchmen and Indians.
General Montcalm, resting his faith in superior numbers, risked a battle outside the fortifications.
Montcalm waited for some rebuttal from his supporters, but none was forthcoming.