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A Half Century Of Conflict

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Francis Parkman


Summary: [pt. 1. Pioneers of France in the New world. 1865.--pt. 2. The Jesuits in North America. 1867.--pt. 3. La Salle and the discovery of the Great West. 1869.--pt. 4. The old re?gime in Canada. 1874.--pt. 5. Count Frontenac and New France under Louis XIV. 1877.--pt. 6. A half-century of conflict. 1892. 2 v.--pt. 7. Montcalm and Wolfe. 1884. 2 v.]
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A Half Century Of Conflict Volume I

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Francis Parkman


Summary: [pt. 1. Pioneers of France in the New world. 1865.--pt. 2. The Jesuits in North America. 1867.--pt. 3. La Salle and the discovery of the Great West. 1869.--pt. 4. The old re?gime in Canada. 1874.--pt. 5. Count Frontenac and New France under Louis XIV. 1877.--pt. 6. A half-century of conflict. 1892. 2 v.--pt. 7. Montcalm and Wolfe. 1884. 2 v.]
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Count Frontenac And New France Under Louis Xiv

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Francis Parkman


Summary: [Count Frontenac And New France Under Louis Xiv by Francis Jr Parkman. Classic work of history. According to Wikipedia Francis Parkman September 16 1823 - November 8 1893 was an American historian best known as author of The Oregon Trail Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life and his monumental seven volume France and England in North America. These works are still valued as history and ...]
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France And England In North America A Series Of Historical Narratives Part Third

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Francis Parkman


Summary: [France and England in North America is a multi-volume history of the European colonization of North America written by Francis Parkman which highlights the military struggles between France and Great Britain]
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Montcalm And Wolfe

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Francis Parkman


Excerpts: [... safety, the French Government and its agents labored to keep them hostile to the Crown of which it had acknowledged them to be subjects. The result ...... commanding both the routes by which alone Johnson could advance, that of Wood Creek and that of Lake George. [Footnote 303: Vaudreuil au Ministre, ...... her acts had belied, ostentatiously released a British frigate captured by ...]
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The Jesuits In North America In The Seventeenth Century

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Francis Parkman


Excerpts: [... and soothed with images of divine benignity and grace. These meditations last, without intermission, about a month, and, under an astute and experienced ...... toiling with unpractised hands to propel it. Before him, week after week, he saw the same lank, unkempt hair, the same tawny shoulders, and long, ...... dans les bois.-Le Mercier, Relation des Hurons, 1637, 114. ] It is ...]
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The Oregon Trail

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Francis Parkman


Summary: [The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life (also published as The California Oregon Trail) is a book written by Francis Parkman. It was originally serialized in twenty-one installments in Knickerbockers Magazine (1847-49) and subsequently published as a book in 1849. The book is a breezy first-person account of a 2 month summer tour of the U.S. states of Nebraska Wyoming ...]
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