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Count Frontenac and New France under Louis XIV

Count Frontenac and New France under Louis XIV

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Published by G.N. Morang in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontenac, Louis de Buade, -- comte de, -- 1620-1698,
  • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Francis Parkman.
    SeriesFrancis Parkman"s works -- v. 5, France and England in North America -- pt. 5
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 microfiches (288 fr.)
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22042309M
    ISBN 100665299567

    One of them, accordingly, walked to and fro all night in the bed-chamber of Migeon's wife. In the following year, he toured historic sites in the northwest of America and, to please his father, completed requirements for a law degree at Harvard. Legacy Parkman portrayed the Anglo-French and Indian wars as part of a struggle between contesting civilizations, in which the interior wilderness acted as a modifying force on rival colonial cultures. Perrot at once arrested the bailiff, and sent a sergeant and two soldiers to occupy his house, with orders to annoy the family as much as possible. They were the more easily persuaded to abandon their alliance and make peace with the Iroquois because they were disgruntled with the French for economic reasons.

    All rights reserved. In he took service as lieutenant general with the Venetian forces defending Crete against the Turks, but he had not been on the island long before he was dismissed from his post for intriguing against his superior officers. The agents of Massachusetts at London endeavored to justify it. The Iroquois complied so promptly, that they stopped and pillaged, at Niagara, two canoes belonging to La Chesnaye himself, which had gone up the lakes in Frontenac's time, and therefore were without pa. A large war party of Senecas and Cayugas invaded it in February. Early in August he was at Montreal, expecting the arrival of the Ottawas and Hurons on their yearly descent from the lakes.

    La Foret, the officer in command at Fort Frontenac, appeared, bringing with him a famous Iroquois chief called Decanisora or Tegannisorens, attended by a number of warriors. This Library of America series edition is printed on acid-free paper and features Smyth-sewn binding, a full cloth cover, and a ribbon marker. The Iroquois were assuming a threatening attitude towards the inhabitants, and Frontenac's successor, La Barre, was quite incapable of leading an army against such cunning foes. A Seneca chief engaged in it, who had left the main body of his countrymen, was captured by a party of Winnebagoes to serve as a hostage for some of their tribe whom the Senecas had lately seized.


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The overland expedition against Montreal foundered, but a New England fleet reached Quebec only to find Frontenac with the entire armed strength of the colony waiting to oppose their assault force of untrained militia.

Shipping and handling The seller has not specified a shipping method to Germany. In this redoubtable churchman, the governor found a vigorous opponent who was determined to render the state subordinate to the church.

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The only regular troops in New England were two companies brought by Andros. Interest will be charged to your account from the purchase date if the balance is not paid in full within 6 months.

Louis XIII was his godfather. In the course of events he soon became involved in quarrels with the intendant touching questions of precedence and with the ecclesiastics one or two of whom ventured to criticize his proceedings.

La Foret, the officer in command at Fort Frontenac, appeared, bringing with him a famous Iroquois chief called Decanisora or Tegannisorens, attended by a number of warriors. During his college years he exhausted friends who struggled to keep pace with him on woodland expeditions through New England and southeastern Canada.

The governor extended the king's authority from France to the North American colony. The Iroquois went home delighted. Becoming increasingly uncommon as a complete set in such condition. Taxes Taxes may be applicable at checkout. Situated within the context of the French colony throughout the seventeenth century, foreign affairs largely encompassed the relations between French settlers and indigenous peoples.

Drop by anytime you want to read free — fast — latest novel. Then, addressing the flattered deputy as a great chief, he desired him to use his influence in behalf of peace, and gave him a jacket and a silk cravat, both trimmed with gold, a hat, a scarlet ribbon, and a gun, with beads for his wife, and red cloth for his daughter.

Aubert de la Chesnaye, Jacques Le Ber, and the rest of their faction, now basked in official favor; and La Salle, La Foret, and the other friends of Frontenac, were cast out. The Oregon Trail served notice that a new writer, at home on the frontier as well as in staid, provincial Boston, had appeared.

Count Frontenac and New France Under Louis XIV

Use F11 button to read novel in full-screen PC only. Enjoy He had no sooner entered than Frontenac seized him by the arm, shook him, struck him, called him abusive names, and tore the sleeve of his jacket. His complaints of heart trouble, insomnia, painful headaches, semiblindness, water on the knee, and finally arthritis and rheumatism, which fill his correspondence, were probably the result of an underlying neurosis.

The season was excessively dry; there were no means of throwing water except kettles and buckets, and the crowd was bewildered with excitement and fright. He was also genuinely ambitious to inaugurate an era of prosperity for Canada.

Please wait until the project has been completed. You are covered by the eBay Money Back Guarantee if you receive an item that is not as described in the listing. The intendant, fearing that he would take them by force, for which he is said to have made preparation, barricaded himself and armed his household.

The new governor introduces himself with a burst of rhodomontade. The sufferings of the colony, infested by war parties, were extreme.

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Jul 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of France and England in North America, book by Francis Parkman. Free shipping over $ Count Frontenac and New France under Louis XIV / A Half-Century of Conflict / Montcalm and Wolfe. ISBN are all larger than life. The story of Count Frontenac is set against the era of Louis XIV and his drawn-out continental wars /5(5).

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