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Count Frontenac And New France Under Louis XIV: France And England In North America V5

Francis Parkman

Count Frontenac and New France Under Louis XIV is a historical book written by Francis Parkman. It is the fifth volume in the series titled ""France and England in North America"". The book focuses on the reign of Louis XIV and his appointed governor, Count Frontenac, in the French colony of New France. The book begins with an introduction to the political and social situation in Europe during the 17th century. It then delves into the history of New France, including its exploration, colonization, and conflicts with the English colonies. The main focus of the book is on the leadership of Count Frontenac, who served as governor of New France for two separate terms. The author describes Frontenac as a strong and capable leader who was able to defend New France against English attacks and maintain French influence in the region. The book also discusses the relationships between the French, English, and Native American tribes in the area, as well as the impact of these interactions on the development of New France. Overall, Count Frontenac and New France Under Louis XIV is a detailed and informative account of the history of New France during the 17th century. It provides insight into the political, social, and cultural factors that shaped the region during this time period, and offers a unique perspective on the French colonization of North America.In Five Volumes.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 556
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.24in - 1.78lb
  • EAN: 9781428610309
  • Categories: Canada - GeneralUnited States - State & Local - New England (CT, MA, ME, NH,United States - Northeast - New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI,