Duncan, Dave. "For the Want of a Nail"
Divergence: 1759 CE
What if: Montcalm had troops waiting at the top of the cliffs at Anse au Foulon for Wolfe's troops.
Summary: In 1777, when France still has a firm grip on Québec, Montcalm encounters Wolfe at the court of Louis XVI, when Wolfe has come to discuss North American politics and the rebellion in New England.
Published: In Arrowdreams: An Anthology of Alternate Canadas (eds. Mark Shainblum and John Dupuis), q.v.