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La Salle : a life of boundless adventure

Author: William Jay Jacobs
Publisher: New York : F. Watts, ©1994.
Series: First book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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La Salle explored the shores of the Great Lakes, may have been the first white man to see the Ohio River, and finally descended the Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico.
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Robert Cavelier La Salle, sieur de; Robert Cavelier La Salle, sieur de; Robert Cavelier La Salle, sieur de
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Jay Jacobs
ISBN: 0531201414 9780531201411
OCLC Number: 28709436
Description: 63 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface --
Lure of Canada --
La Salle's first wanderings in the new world --
Frontenac and La Salle --
Blood, toil, tears, and sweat --
Road to glory --
Final voyages --
Aftermath --
Important dates --
For further reading.
Series Title: First book.
Responsibility: by William Jay Jacobs.

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La Salle explored the shores of the Great Lakes, may have been the first white man to see the Ohio River, and finally descended the Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico.

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