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The Parkman reader : from the works of Francis Parkman

Uniform Title
France and England in North America. Selections.
Title
The Parkman reader : from the works of Francis Parkman / selected and edited with an introduction and notes by Samuel Eliot Morison.
Edition
First edition.
Published
Boston : Little, Brown, c1955.
Physical Description
xv, 533 pages : portrait, maps (1 folded) ; 22 cm.
Other formats
Online version: Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893. France and England in North America. Selections. Parkman reader. [1st ed.]. Boston, Little, Brown [1955]
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
September 10, 2015
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-524).
Contents
The native tribes
Verrazano, Cartier and Roberval
Lescarbot, Port Royal and Poutrincourt
The colonies at Port Royal and Mount Desert
Champlain in Canada
Isaac Jogues
The martyrdom of Father Jogues
The heroes of the long saut
Marriage and population
The new home
Canadian feudalism
The rulers of Canada
Trade and industry
Priests and people
Morals and manners
Canadian absolutism
The success of La Salle
St. Louis of the Illinois
La Salle painted by himself
La Salle's last expedition
St. Louis of Texas
Death of La Salle, end of the colony
King William's War on the New England frontier
The death of Frontenac
The founding of Detroit
Queen Anne's war
The sack of Deerfield
A mad scheme
Louisbourg besieged
Louisbourg taken
Ticonderoga
James Wolfe
Wolfe at Quebec
The heights of Abraham
The fall of Quebec.
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