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    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | Voyageur.pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    Grace Lee Nute(Author)

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The Voyageur is the authoritative account of a unique and colorful group of men whose exploits, songs, and customs comprise an enduring legacy. French Canadians who guided and paddled the canoes of explorers and fur traders, the voyageurs were experts at traversing the treacherous rapids and dangerous open waters of the canoe routes from Quebec and Montreal to the regions bordering the Great Lakes and on to the Mackenzie and Columbia Rivers. During the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, explorers and fur traders relied on the voyageurs to open up the vast reaches of North America to settlement and trade.
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  • PDF | 289 pages
  • Grace Lee Nute(Author)
  • Minnesota Historical Society Press,U.S.; Reprint Ed edition (1 Jan. 1986)
  • English
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  • Biography

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  • By R . Thompson on 7 February 2017

    Superb book very well written and very informative.

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