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Pioneers of France in the New World.

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Date Issued:
1907
Summary:
Describes French discoveries and colonization efforts in North America, especially in Florida and Canada. Topics covered include: the background of Spanish explorations; French relations with the Spanish, the Indians and the English; and political events in France that affected French activities in the Americas.
Title: Pioneers of France in the New World.
Alternative Title: Samuel de Champlain and his associates.
Alternative Title: Huguenots in Florida.
Name(s): Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: bibliography
text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1907
Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company
Place of Publication: Boston, Mass.
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: xxi, 491 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations, maps ; 19 cm.
Language(s): English
French
Summary: Describes French discoveries and colonization efforts in North America, especially in Florida and Canada. Topics covered include: the background of Spanish explorations; French relations with the Spanish, the Indians and the English; and political events in France that affected French activities in the Americas.
Table of Contents: I. Huguenots in Florida. Prefatory note -- Early Spanish adventure -- Villegagnon -- Jean Ribaut -- Laudonni`ere -- Conspiracy -- Famine. War. Succor -- Menendez -- Massacre of the heretics -- Charles IX and Philip II -- Dominique de Gourgues -- II. Samuel de Champlain and his associates : with a view of earlier French adventure in America and the legends of the northern coasts. Prefatory note -- Early French adventure in North America -- La Roche. Champlain. De Monts -- Acadia occupied -- Lescarbot and Champlain -- The Jesuits and their patroness -- Jesuits in Acadia -- La Saussaye. Argall -- Ruin of French Acadia -- Champlain at Quebec -- Lake Champlain -- War. Trade. Discovery -- The imposter Vignau -- Discovery of Lake Huron -- The great war party -- Hostile sects. Rival interests -- The English at Quebec -- Death of Champlain.
Identifier: AAA7990QF00010/16/200310/26/200414499BfamIa D0QF (FCLAZ), ONICF132- 0 (Source), FHP C CF 2003-10-16 (SNX), FCLA url 20041021xOCLC (snx), 56815984 (oclc), CF00001665 (IID), 2576696 (digitool), ucf:16653 (fedora)
Note(s): Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2004. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically digitized by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.
In English with some French in footnotes.
Subject(s): Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France)
France -- Colonies -- America
North America -- Discovery and exploration -- French
Florida -- History -- Huguenot colony, 1562-1565
European Discovery and Settlement in Florida, 1492-1821 -- French Rivalry, 1562-1565
History
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/tc/fhp/CF00001665.jpg
Owner Institution: UCF
Has Part: Samuel de Champlain and his associates.
Has Part: Huguenots in Florida.
Original Title: Pioneers of France in the New World: Huguenots in Florida, Samuel de Champlain.
07012006
Is Part of Series: France and England in North America. 1907. 1.
Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893
Is Part of Series: Florida Heritage Collection.
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