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Title A discovery of a large, rich, and plentiful country, in the North America...
Author Hennepin, Louis
Document Type Printed Book
Names Nickanape; La Salle, Mr
Places Quebec, Montreal, Lake Ontario, Canada; Mississippi River, United States
Keywords trade, account, travelogue, custom, observation, colonial forces, cultural contact, exploration, New France
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters; Trade and Indian Economies
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Subarctic, Northeast, Great Plains
Publisher Printed for W. Boreham
Place of Publication London
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FULL TITLE: A discovery of a large, rich, and plentiful country, in the North America; extending above 4000 leagues. Wherein, by a very short passage, lately found out, thro’ the Mer-Barmejo into the South-Sea; by which a considerable trade might be carr’d on, as well in the northern as the southern parts of America.

An abridgment of Hennepin’s A new discovery of a vast country in America.

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference Ayer 123 .H5 1720
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue