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Journal of a voyage to North-America

Pierre-François-Xavier 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 Pierre-François-Xavier de Charlevoix

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

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France).,
  • New France -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • Canada -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the French of P. de Charlevoix.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination5 microfiches (219 fr.).
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21733671M
    ISBN 100665327722

    An Account of a Voyage round the World, in the years MDCCLXVIII, MDCCLXIX, MDCCLXX, and MDCCLXXI by Lieutenant James Cook, Commander of his Majesty's Bark the Endeavour. An unofficial account of the voyage also published that year was: A Journal of a Voyage to the South Seas, in his Majesty's Ship, The Endeavour. Read the full-text online edition of Journey to the United States of North America: Viaje a los Estados Unidos del Norte de América (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Journey to the United States of North America.

    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 . Starting with the observation that the initial English interest in colonial North America is usually associated with the voyage of the Pilgrims to New Plymouth on the Mayflower in , an enterprise associated more with piety than commerce, the authors state that the “making of America actually begins in England in the mids” (xxiv Author: Kenneth Morgan.

      'A Voyage Long and Strange' to America's Past In his new book, journalist Tony Horwitz chronicles the exploration of America that occurred before . The Online Books Page. Online Books by. James Cook (Cook, James, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Cook, James, An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere (3 volumes; London: Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, ), also by John Byron, Samuel Wallis.


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