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By Cynthia O'Brien

This attractive ebook follows the travels of French mapmaker and navigator Samuel de Champlain as he mapped out the St. Lawrence River and the North American Coast. old details and high-interest truth packing containers are provided in an interesting tabloid variety. themes comprise what first led Samuel de Champlain to the hot international, his function because the Father of latest France and the St. Lawrence River, exact mapmaking, constructing alternate networks, and the legacy of Champlain.

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