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La Salle and the discovery of the Great West

by Francis Parkman

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrancis Parkman ; with a foreword by John A. Hawgood
    SeriesSignet classic -- CT165
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p. ;
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24948721M
    OCLC/WorldCa154228549

    cross. The monument represents the large log cross La Salle placed on the spot. A brass plaque inscribed in French tells the story of La Salle and the Mississippi River. Eager to continue his important mission, La Salle returned to France to re-port his discovery to King Louis XIV. The king rewarded him with a small fleet. The La Salle Expedition to Texas: The Journal of Henri Joutel, – Parkman, La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West, 25, 72, LA SALLE'S FIRST JOURNEY TO THE CENIS Parkman considers Tessier an accomplice in the murders of Morenger and La Salle; see La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West, 5 The entry Rober t greggdev.com by: 7.

    Jacques Marquette, René-Robert Cavelier, sieur de La Salle, and Louis Jolliet opened the way into the West. They mapped much of the upper Mississippi and Ohio valleys; La Salle descended the Mississippi to its mouth and penetrated Texas. Two other explorers, Pierre-Esprit Radisson, and. Register for GroupNet. Submit claims. Get your benefits info. The new GroupNet makes it easier and faster than ever from any device. Registering is simple and only takes a few minutes.

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[Francis Parkman] -- On April 9,Robert Cavalier, Sieur de la Salle, paddled into the Gulf of Mexico. He and a small band of men in three canoes had become the first to navigate the entire length of the Mississippi.

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Contents: Cavelier de La Salle --La Salle and the sculpitians --The Jesuits on the lakes --France takes possession of the West --The discovery of the Mississippi --La Salle and Frontenac --Party strife --The grand enterprise --La Salle at Niagara --The launch of the.

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René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle (), one of the most legendary explorers of the New World, is best known for claiming the entire Louisiana Territory for France in René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle / l ə ˈ s æ l / (November 22, – March 19, ) was a 17th-century French explorer and fur trader in North America.

He explored the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada, the Mississippi River, and the Gulf of greggdev.com is best known for an early expedition in which he canoed the lower Mississippi River from the mouth of the Born: November 22,Rouen, Normandy, France.

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First published inLa Salle and the Discovery of the Great West is the vivid, richly detailed story of that final grim expedition, told by America's foremost historian. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Francis Parkman (Parkman, Francis, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Parkman, Francis, Count Frontenac and New France Under Louis XIV (Gutenberg text) Parkman, Francis, The Discovery of the Great West ( edition) (Gutenberg text) Parkman, Francis, The.

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La Salle sent one ship back to France with news of the colony’s uncertain future. He then led three overland expeditions in search of the missing Colbert River.LA SALLE, RENÉ ROBERT CAVELIER, SIEUR DE (–).

René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, explorer, was born in St. Herbland parish, Rouen, France, on November 22,the son of Catherine Geeset and Jean Cavelier.