This is a comprehensive work, detailing as never before the principal role George Washington played in not only the French and Indian War in Frederick County but the key, pivotal position he played throughout the total conflict. It highlights Frederick County’s and Winchester’s commanding role throughout that period. Alphabetical listing of 54 forts within the boundaries of the original Frederick and Hampshire counties, including those constructed by the military and the stockade forts or blockhouses of the frontiersmen. Author: Norman L. Baker, 2000, 211 pp. map, index.