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Parkman, Francis 1823-1893

Overview
Works: 785 works in 5,015 publications in 1 language and 66,086 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Military history  Diaries  Church history  Comic books, strips, etc  Personal narratives 
Roles: Composer, Honoree, Other, Editor, Creator
Classifications: F1030, 917.8
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The Oregon Trail sketches of prairie and Rocky Mountain life by Francis Parkman ( Book )
284 editions published between 1847 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Recounts the events that happened to the author as he traveled the Oregon Trail from St. Louis, Missouri
The Oregon trail by Francis Parkman ( Book )
192 editions published between 1859 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an account of a young Eastern journalist's travels on the Oregon Trail and in 1846
The Conspiracy of Pontiac by Francis Parkman ( Book )
304 editions published between 1851 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montcalm and Wolfe by Francis Parkman ( Book )
276 editions published between 1844 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bogen handler om de nordamerikanske kolonikrige og dækker perioden 1745-1763 - Quebecs belejring og erobring 1759 - kostede franskmændene herredømmet i Canada - og de 2 øverstbefalende på hver side livet: Franskmanden L. J. de Saint Véran, Marki af Montcalm (1712-59) og englænderen James Wolfe (1726-59)
The Jesuits in North America in the seventeenth century by Francis Parkman ( Book )
320 editions published between 1867 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the Jesuit missionaries and pioneers in Canada
France and England in North America by Francis Parkman ( Book )
22 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 2,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pioneers of France in the New World. The Jesuits in North America inthe 17th century. LaSalle and the discovery of the Great West. The old regime in Canada
The Oregon Trail ; The conspiracy of Pontiac by Francis Parkman ( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains "The Oregon Trail," a collection of essays that first appeared in the "Knickerbocker Magazine," discussing Parkman's trip to Oregon in 1846, and "The Conspiracy of Pontiac," relating Ottawa leader Pontiac's attacks on British forts and settlements in the 1760s
Pioneers of France in the New World by Francis Parkman ( Book )
243 editions published between 1861 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the sixteenth century, Spain claimed the fabled New World, and a rash of explorers sailed there seeking riches and, most famously, a fountain of youth. Although France made inroads into Florida, ultimately the French, like the Spanish, failed to establish dominion over North America. Francis Parkman tells why. The first part of Pioneers of France in the New World deals with the attempts of the Spanish and the French Huguenots to occupy Florida; the second, with the expeditions of Jacques Cartier and Samuel de Champlain and French colonial endeavors in Canada and Acadia
La Salle and the discovery of the Great West by Francis Parkman ( Book )
221 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rene-Robert Cavelier de La Salle (1643-1687), one of the most legendary explorers of the New World, is best known for claiming the entire Louisiana Territory for France in 1682. Two years later, he was given the order to colonize and govern the great expanse of territory between Lake Michigan and the Gulf of Mexico. He set out from France with four ships but never reached his destination. Landing somewhere in East Texas, he and his men were ravaged by disease, weakened by hard labor, even gored by buffalo as they tried to locate the mouth of the Mississippi River, which was obscured by the sandy sameness of the Gulf coastline. In 1687, on a third attempt to locate the river by an overland route, La Salle was murdered by his own men in the desolate country between the Trinity and Brazos rivers. His body was never found. First published in 1869, La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West is the vivid, richly detailed story of that final grim expedition, told by America's foremost historian. From the Trade Paperback edition
Count Frontenac and New France under Louis XIV by Francis Parkman ( Book )
230 editions published between 1877 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis de Buade, Comte de Frontenac et de Palluau (1622-1698), was Governor-General of French Canada. In this 1877 installment of his monumental France and England in North America , Parkman documents the man's early life, his rise to power, his arrival in Quebec, and his struggles against the Native Americans and British colonists
The old régime in Canada by Francis Parkman ( Book )
251 editions published between 1874 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Parkman reader; from the works of Francis Parkman by Francis Parkman ( Book )
13 editions published between 1955 and 1998 in English and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This reader ... comprises approximately one-seventh of the original. ... Morison has chosen whole chapters or groups of chapters, thereby allowing the reader to follow a story from start to finish."--Back cover
A half-century of conflict by Francis Parkman ( Book )
133 editions published between 1892 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with the French and English in North America in the Colonial period, 1607-1775
The Oregon Trail by Francis Parkman ( Book )
14 editions published between 1849 and 1994 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the conspiracy of Pontiac and the war of the North American tribes against the English colonies after the conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman ( Book )
75 editions published between 1851 and 2011 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discovery of the great West: La Salle by Francis Parkman ( Book )
22 editions published between 1956 and 1986 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
France and England in North America by Francis Parkman ( Book )
84 editions published between 1874 and 2000 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A half century of conflict France and England in North America by Francis Parkman ( )
14 editions published between 1892 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle for North America by Francis Parkman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis Parkman's works by Francis Parkman ( Book )
71 editions published between 1893 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Parkman, F. (Francis), 1823-1893
فرنسيس باركمان، 1823-1893
パークマン
Languages
English (3,086)
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