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Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet : explorers of the Mississippi / Tanya Larkin.

Larkin, Tanya. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

The library of explorers and exploration
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield J977.01 LARKIN (Text) 78292000211680 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823936252 (library binding)
  • Physical Description: p. cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, c2003.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The great river seekers -- The colony of New France -- Parallel lives come together -- Rumors of a great river -- On the way to the great river -- Meeting the Illinois -- The power of the peace pipe -- The return voyage -- Jolliet's life after the Mississippi voyage.
Summary, etc.:
A biography of the French explorers whose primary goal was to find the Northwest Passage, but who made their mark on history by exploring and charting the Mississippi River.
Subject: Marquette, Jacques, 1637-1675 > Juvenile literature.
Joliet, Louis, 1645-1700 > Juvenile literature.
Mississippi River Valley > Discovery and exploration > French > Juvenile literature.
Mississippi River Valley > History > To 1803 > Juvenile literature.
Explorers > America > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Explorers > France > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Marquette, Jacques, 1637-1675
Joliet, Louis, 1645-1700.
Mississippi River > Discovery and exploration.

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