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The Resource Opening up North America, 1497-1800, Caroline Cox, Ken Albala

Opening up North America, 1497-1800, Caroline Cox, Ken Albala

Label
Opening up North America, 1497-1800
Title
Opening up North America, 1497-1800
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Cox, Ken Albala
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Describes the history of voyages to the United States and Canada, including those of Alexander Mackenzie, John Cabot, Giovanni da Verrazano, Jacques Cartier, and David Thompson
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202437
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cox, Caroline
Dewey number
910.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Albala, Ken
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Discovery & exploration
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Opening up North America, 1497-1800, Caroline Cox, Ken Albala
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Triumph and disappointment : 1789-1793 -- The race for spices and the land of codfish : 1497-1509 -- France and Spain along the Mid-Atlantic coast : 1504-1536 -- Jacques Cartier's voyages : 1534-1543 -- Spanish, French, and English failures : mid-16th century -- Europeans colonize and contest northeastern America : early 17th century -- The French lead the way : 1607-1635 -- Furs, friars, and French exploration : 1635-1673 -- La Salle's adventures and wartime misery : 1673-1715 -- Gaining knowledge-coming to blows : 1715-1756 -- Wartime and exploration : 1754-1783 -- In the footsteps of Mackenzie : 1783-1800 -- North America in 1800
Control code
000025539287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780816052615
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Opening up North America, 1497-1800, Caroline Cox, Ken Albala
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Triumph and disappointment : 1789-1793 -- The race for spices and the land of codfish : 1497-1509 -- France and Spain along the Mid-Atlantic coast : 1504-1536 -- Jacques Cartier's voyages : 1534-1543 -- Spanish, French, and English failures : mid-16th century -- Europeans colonize and contest northeastern America : early 17th century -- The French lead the way : 1607-1635 -- Furs, friars, and French exploration : 1635-1673 -- La Salle's adventures and wartime misery : 1673-1715 -- Gaining knowledge-coming to blows : 1715-1756 -- Wartime and exploration : 1754-1783 -- In the footsteps of Mackenzie : 1783-1800 -- North America in 1800
Control code
000025539287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780816052615
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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