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Leading By Example, Partisan Fighters & Leaders Of New France, 1660-1760: Volume Two

By: Bob Bearor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B2348


Volume Two covers Daniel Greysolon DuLuth, Madeleine Vercheres, St. Luc de la Corne, Daniel Beaujeu and Jean-Daniel Dumas, with a brief chapter on native foods for wilderness survival. “The partisan leaders have vanished forever, like the prints of their snowshoes and the swirls of their paddles. The accounts of their lives must not.” Bob Bearor is a person whom I refer to as a “trekker’s Trekker.” He possesses a focus that not only encompasses the written wor... View more info

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Leading By Example, Partisan Fighters & Leaders Of New France, 1660-1760: Volume Three

By: Bob Bearor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B2514


In this Bob Bearor's third and final book in the 'Leading by Example' trilogy we learn of the exploits of Nicolas D'Allieboust de Manthet who, in the late seventeenth century, routed Iroquois warriors at the Lake of Two Mountains, helped mount an attack on Albany, and led punitive raids against the Mohawks. This work also records the accomplishments of French-Canadian partisan fighters who were active during the last great war for the empire from 1754 to 1760. The three ... View more info

Pioneers of France in the New World

By: Francis Parkman Introduction by Colin G. Calloway

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1996

Seller ID: 287445


In the sixteenth century, Spain claimed the fabled New World, and a rash of explorers sailed there seeking riches and, most famously, a fountain of youth. Although France made inroads into Florida, ultimately the French, like the Spanish, failed to establish dominion over North America. Francis Parkman tells why.The first part of Pioneers of France in the New World deals with the attempts of the Spanish and the French Huguenots to occupy Florida; the second, with the... View more info

CD: An Old Frontier of France: The Niagara Region and Adjacent Lakes under French Control

By: Frank H. Severance

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD4008


Chronicles the French settlement in the Niagara region and surrounding lakes, located in present-day New York and Canada; compiled from both published and unpublished rare books, documents, journals, diaries and also first-hand exploration of the Niagara, making this vast work a most incredible historical resource. Volume One takes us back to the earliest European knowledge of the Niagara, around the beginning of the 17th century, and follows 18th-century expeditions and... View more info