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Port-Royal Habitation: The Story of the French and Mikmaq at Port Royal 1604-1613 W. Park Kerr

Port-Royal Habitation: The Story of the French and Mikmaq at Port Royal 1604-1613

W. Park Kerr

Published January 1st 2005
ISBN : 9781551095257
Paperback
106 pages
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2005 marks the 400th anniversary of the establishment in Acadie of the Port-Royal Habitation by the French. Accompanied by a diverse range of historic and present-day visuals, this history of Port-Royal focuses on daily life at the Habitation fromMore2005 marks the 400th anniversary of the establishment in Acadie of the Port-Royal Habitation by the French. Accompanied by a diverse range of historic and present-day visuals, this history of Port-Royal focuses on daily life at the Habitation from 1605-1613, as well as on undertones of social, political, and religious intrigue. Most importantly, this volume also reflects on the broader history of European colonization and interactions with the First Nations Peoples, particularly the Mikmaq, as it was at the Habitation that the centuries-long Mikmaq-French friendship and alliance truly began. Thought-provoking and carefully researched, this look at an important aspect of our past is presented in an attractive layout, guaranteed to please any history buff, as well as any reader hoping to learn more about this significant turning-point in Canadian history.