Champlain ( biography explorer Samuel de Champlain New France / Canada )

By: Armstrong, Joe C W

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----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 318 pages, b&w maps and illustrations, chapter headings are: Part 1: The VOYAGES, 1598 - 1916 - Phase One: The Background: 1567-1602 ( New France and the France of Champlain ; A Soldier of Fortune; Early Voyages to Spain, the West Indies and Central America )--- Phase Two: The First Voyage To North America: 1603 (The St Lawrence, river of dreams and the Grand Alliance )--- Phase Three: Voyages To Acadia: 1604-1607 ( First and Second Excursions and the first settlement, Ile Sainte-Croix, Maine )--- Phase Four: The Return to The St Lawrence River: 1608-1611 (The Founding of Quebec and the Mutiny of 1608; First battle against the Iroquois: Lake Champlain, New York and Vermont, 1609; Second battle: Sorel Quebec, 1610; Aftermath of war and return to France -an interlude and marriage; Return to Quebec and westward to Montreal, 1611; Back to France -from a dream to a nightmare )--- Phase Five: Voyages To Expand The Empire Westward: 1613-1616 ( Push for the Ottawa River and Hudson bay, 1613; Return to France and a change of strategy; Journey to the Nipissing Country and Huronia; Kawartha Country and a third battle with the Iroquois -defeat at Syracuse; Retreat and Winter in Huronia )----- Part Two: The Fight For The Foundation: 1616-1635 ( From France to new France, politics, intrigue and murder; Helene Champlain and return to Quebec; In France and New France, the colonial retreat; More murders and the alliance cracks; Treason and the first English attack, 1628; Quebec falls to the English raiders; Champlain in England and France, the Paper War; The Rescue of NF and the Death of Champlain, 1632 -1635), APPENDICES: French language in the 17th Century; Testament of Guillermo Elena; Champlain's Voyage to the West Indies and Spain, 1598-1601; His Marriage; Champlain vs Lescarbot; The Champlain Astrolabe, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Champlain ( biography explorer Samuel de Champlain New France / Canada )

Author Name: Armstrong, Joe C W

Illustrator: Catherine Wilson Cover Design

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: MacMillan, 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

ISBN Number: 0771595018

ISBN Number 13: 9780771595011

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154901

Keywords: Champlain ( explorer Samuel de Champlain ), French Canada, Exploration