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.
Florida, its history and its romance: the oldest settlement in the United States, associated with the most romantic events of American history, under the Spanish, French, English, and American flags, 1497-1904.
Fairbanks, George R. (George Rainsford), PALMM (Project)
Abstract / Description
History of Florida from the expedition of Ponce de Leon in 1513 through the first years of the twentieth century.