Pathfinders of the Great Plains A Chronicle of La Vérendrye and his Sons
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Pathfinders of the Great Plains A Chronicle of La Vérendrye and his Sons

By Lawrence J. (Lawrence Johnstone) Burpee
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  • PATHFINDERS OF THE GREAT PLAINS
  • A Chronicle of La Vérendrye and his Sons
    • BY
  • LAWRENCE J. BURPEE
    • TORONTO GLASGOW, BROOK & COMPANY 1914
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
    • La Vérendrye Explorations, 1731-43
    • CHAPTER I
      • EARLY SERVICE
    • EARLY SERVICE
    • CHAPTER II
      • FIRST ATTEMPT AT EXPLORATION
    • FIRST ATTEMPT AT EXPLORATION
    • CHAPTER III
      • ACROSS THE PLAINS
      • An Indian encampment. From a painting by Paul Kane.
      • An Assiniboine Indian. From a pastel by Edmund Morris.
    • ACROSS THE PLAINS
    • An Indian encampment. From a painting by Paul Kane.
    • An Assiniboine Indian. From a pastel by Edmund Morris.
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE MANDAN INDIANS
      • Mandan girls. From Pritchard's 'Natural History of Man.'
    • THE MANDAN INDIANS
    • Mandan girls. From Pritchard's 'Natural History of Man.'
    • CHAPTER V
      • THE DISCOVERY OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS
      • Tablet deposited by La Vérendrye, 1743. Obverse and reverse sides. From photographs lent by Charles N. Bell, F.R.G.S., President of the Manitoba Historical and Scientific Society.
    • THE DISCOVERY OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS
    • Tablet deposited by La Vérendrye, 1743. Obverse and reverse sides. From photographs lent by Charles N. Bell, F.R.G.S., President of the Manitoba Historical and Scientific Society.
    • CHAPTER VI
      • LA VÉRENDRYES' LATTER DAYS
      • The Marquis de la Galissonière. From an engraving in the Château de Ramezay.
    • LA VÉRENDRYES' LATTER DAYS
    • The Marquis de la Galissonière. From an engraving in the Château de Ramezay.
    • BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE
    • INDEX
  • THE CHRONICLES OF CANADA
    • THIRTY-TWO VOLUMES ILLUSTRATED
      • Edited by GEORGE M. WRONG and H. H. LANGTON
    • Edited by GEORGE M. WRONG and H. H. LANGTON
  • THE CHRONICLES OF CANADA
    • PART I THE FIRST EUROPEAN VISITORS
    • PART II THE RISE OF NEW FRANCE
    • PART III THE ENGLISH INVASION
    • PART IV THE BEGINNINGS OF BRITISH CANADA
    • PART V THE RED MAN IN CANADA
    • PART VI PIONEERS OF THE NORTH AND WEST
    • PART VII THE STRUGGLE FOR POLITICAL FREEDOM
    • PART VIII THE GROWTH OF NATIONALITY
    • PART IX NATIONAL HIGHWAYS
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