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Jolliet and Marquette

Explorers of the Mississippi River (Explorers of the New Worlds)

by Daniel E. Harmon

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages63
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Open LibraryOL7601196M
ISBN 10061365434X
ISBN 109780613654340


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Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. OnFather Jacques Marquette and fur trader Louis Joliet set out on a four-month voyage that carried them thousands of miles through the heart of North America to explore the path of the Mississippi River.

Jacques Marquette was born in Laon, France, on June 1, He joined the Society of Jesus at age 17 and became a Jesuit missionary. He founded missions in present-day Michigan and later joined explorer Louis Joliet on an expedition to discover and map the Mississippi : Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. InFrench-born missionary Jacques Marquette and 4/5(1). Marquette and Joliet left Michilimackinac onand headed their canoes south along Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to present-day Green Bay, Wisconsin.

They visited with the Menominee Indians and Marquette described the “folle avione” or wild rice growing throughout the region that sustained large populations of native people. "Laura Chmielewski’s beautifully written new book follows Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet down the Mississippi River and into the heart of early America.

In a style that will impress both historians and a general audience, she transforms their journey into an epic exploration of the spiritual and material lives of French colonists and Pages:   Jolliet and Marquette by Daniel E.

Harmon; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Juvenile literature, Explorers, Biography, Discovery and exploration. Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Today's Deals Your Gift Cards Help Whole Foods Registry Sell Disability Customer Support.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. InFrench-born missionary Jacques Marquette and Canadian-born fur trader Louis Jolliet set out on a dangerous yet exciting voyage in search of the famed Northwest Passage, and a shorter trade route to Japan and China.

In breathtaking detail, this narrative describes their brave journey vividly portraying encounters with American Indians, hair-raising antics with never-before-seen Reviews: 2.

There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one. Edition Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index. Series Explorers of new worlds Genre Juvenile literature., Biography Other Titles Jolliet & Marquette. Classifications Dewey Decimal Class //, B Library of Congress FH27 The Physical ObjectAuthor: Daniel Harmon.

Get this from a library. Marquette and Jolliet. [Kristin Petrie] -- This book examines the lives and accomplishments of Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet, French explorers who introduced Europeans to the Mississippi River.

Louis Jolliet, Jolliet also spelled Joliet, (born before Sept. 21,probably Beaupré, near Quebec—died after MayQuebec province), French Canadian explorer and cartographer who, with Father Jacques Marquette, was the first white man to traverse the Mississippi River from its confluence with the Wisconsin to the mouth of the Arkansas River in Arkansas.

Book Description Table of Contents Support Material Book Description In this succinct dual biography, Laura Chmielewski demonstrates how the lives of two French explorers – Jacques Marquette, a Jesuit missionary, and Louis Jolliet, a fur trapper – reveal the diverse world of early America.

Readers discover that the Mississippi River is one of North AmericaÍs most important waterways and that Marquette and Jolliet were the first white men to travel the upper Mississippi River, from the Wisconsin River to the mouth of the Arkansas River.

Leave was granted, and in Marquette joined the expedition of Louis Jolliet, a French-Canadian explorer. They departed from St. Ignace on with two canoes and five voyageurs of French-Indian ancestry (Métis). They followed Lake Michigan to Green Bay and up Born: June 1,Laon, Kingdom of France.

Louis Jolliet (sometimes spelled Joliet) and Jacques Marquette are credited with the (European) discovery of the Mississippi River. Jacques Marquette (also known as Father Marquette) was a Catholic missionary and explorer. He was born in Laon, France.

In he came to Québec, Canada and learned Indian languages. From to he worked in missions. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Marquette and Jolliet by Kristin Petrie,ABDO Pub. edition, in English Marquette and Jolliet ( edition) | Open Library.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get jacques marquette and louis jolliet book now. This site is like a library, Use. While Hernando de Soto was the first European to make official note of the Mississippi river by discovering its entrance inJolliet and Marquette were the first to locate its upper reaches, and travel most of its length, about years later.

De Soto had named the river Rio del Espiritu Santo, but tribes along its length called it variations of "Mississippi". the story of marquette and jolliet Download the story of marquette and jolliet or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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Harmon. Get this from a library. Jolliet and Marquette: explorers of the Mississippi River. [Daniel E Harmon] -- Examines the lives and discoveries of Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet, seventeenth-century French explorers who were assigned to follow the course of the Mississippi River from the Great Lakes to.

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The story of the long and dangerous journey of Marquette and Jolliet is one of the most interesting chapters in the history of the exploration of the New World. Marquette was born on June 1,in Laon, France.

He was the sixth and youngest child of Nicolas and Rose Marquette. The family had been prominent in Laon from the 14th century. This biography introduces young readers to the lives of Jesuit priest Jacques Marquette and fur trader Louis Jolliet. The book discusses each man's childhood and education.

Readers discover that. Marquette & Joliet One May morning more than years ago, two explorers set out on a four-month voyage that led them to the Mississippi River. The tw. Get this from a library. Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet. [Jeff Donaldson-Forbes] -- This book is a brief biography of the seventeenth-century French explorers who were the first Europeans to locate and chart the Mississippi River.

InFather Jacques Marquette, a Jesuit missionary, and Louis Joliet, a fur trader, undertook an expedition to explore the unsettled territory in North America from the Great Lakes region to the Gulf of Mexico for the colonial power of France. Leaving with several men in two bark canoes, Marquette and Joliet entered the Mississippi River and arrived in present-day Arkansas in June   OnFrench-Canadian explorer Louis Jolliet and Jesuit priest and missionary Jacques Marquette departed from St.

Ignace Michigan with two canoes and five other voyageurs to explore the Upper Mississippi. It began with Hernan de Soto. While Spanish explorer and conquistador Hernando de Soto was the first European to make official note of the Mississippi River. Timeline of Marquette History "No man is himself; he is the sum of his past." - William Faulkner.

Tyler’s historical novels span all of Marquette's history, with many key events included as noted below. This entire timeline, except events happening after and with historical photos, is included in the book My Marquette.

Louis Jolliet, explorer, cartographer, king’s hydrographer, fur trader, seigneur, organist, teacher (baptized 21 September in Québec City; died between 4 May and 18 Oct likely near Île d'Anticosti).The first significant Canadian-born explorer, Louis Jolliet achieved international fame in his lifetime as the first non-Aboriginal person, together with Jacques Marquette, to travel.THE ROBINSON LIBRARY: The Robinson Library >> Mississippi River and Valley: Marquette and Joliet Explore the Mississippi River.

InFather Jacques Marquette and fur trader Louis Joliet were sent by Governor Frontenac of New France (now Canada) to look for a route to the Pacific Ocean.

The Governor had been hearing tales of a mighty river to the south, and it was this river that Marquette. InFrench-Canadian explorer Louis Jolliet and Father Jacques Marquette first crossed this wetland area on their return trip from the exploration of the Mississippi Valley.