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Journal of a voyage to North-America, undertaken by order of the French king

P. de Charlevoix

Journal of a voyage to North-America, undertaken by order of the French king

containing the geographical description and natural history of that country, particularly Canada, together with an account of the customs, characters, religion, manners and traditions of the original inhabitants : in a series of letters to the Duchess of Lesdiguieres

by P. de Charlevoix

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Published by printed for R. and J. Dodsley in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the French of P. de Charlevoix.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (382,380p.)
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20300978M

These memoirs recount not only the French experience with the Iroquois, but alo the Iroquois' discovery of the French. In addition to Cartier's Voyages, a slightly amended version of H.P. Biggar's text, the volume includes a series of letters relating to Cartier and the Sieur de Roberval, who was in command of cartier on the last voyage.5/5(2). Jacques Cartier’s Second Voyage to the St. Lawrence River and Interior of “Canada,” ____To the Most Christian King____* [T]hrough the present expedition undertaken at your royal command for the discovery of the lands in the west formerly unknown to you and to us, lying in the same climates and parallels as your territories and.

How does Columbus's Journal of the First Voyage to America help readers share his experiences? From Journal of the First Voyage to America DRAFT. 11th grade. times. English. 72% average accuracy. 2 years ago. donnacobb. 0. Save. Edit. Edit. From Journal of the First Voyage to America DRAFT. 2 years ago. by donnacobb. Played times. 0. Journal of a voyage on the north west coast of North America during the years , , and Transcribed and translated by Wessie Tipping Lamb. Edited with an introd. and notes by W. Kaye Lamb. Toronto: Champlain Society, The original manuscript is .

Histoire et description générale de la Nouvelle France avec le Journal historique d'un voyage fait par ordre du roi dans l'Amérique septentrionnale (History and general description of New France with the historical journal of a voyage in North America made by order of the king) is the first general account of French settlements in North America, written by Jesuit priest Pierre-François. APA citation style: Cook, J., King, J., Great Britain. Admiralty & Pre Imprint Collection. () A voyage to the Pacific aken, by the command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the Northern hemisphere, to determine the position and extent of the west side of North America; its distance from Asia; and the practicability of a northern passage to Europe.


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Pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix, S.J. (Latin: Petrus Franciscus-Xaverius de Charlevoix; 24 or 29 October – 1 February ) was a French Jesuit priest, traveller, and historian, often considered the first historian of New France.

He had little interest for "a life of suffering and deprivation for the conversion of Indian souls", but "an eager curiosity concerning life". Journal of a voyage to North-America: undertaken by order of the French king: containing the geographical description and natural history of that country, particularly Canada: together with an account of the customs, characters, religion, manners and traditions of the original inhabitants: in a series of letters to the Duchess of Lesdiguières.

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