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Published by Vintage Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General,
  • U.S. Local History - Western United States,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11129101M
ISBN 100679726152
ISBN 109780679726159
OCLC/WorldCa233532777

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OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xxv, 1 leaf, pages: including folded frontispiece map ; 20 cm. 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. Editions for La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West: X (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition Cited by: About La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West. 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 tomsseweranddrainserviceoh.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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