Francis Parkman's The Jesuits in North America, from Project Gutenberg.

The Jesuits in North America in the Seventeenth Century

Francis Parkman (1823-1893) was the leading American historian of the 19th century. His vivid prose style and powerful narratives have kept his books continually in print for a century and half. This one tells the story of the French missionaries and the plight of their converts in the St. Lawrence and Great Lakes during the 17th century. We link to an electronic text version for easy searching and copying.

Related Topics: Early Native Peoples
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Creator: Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893
Pub Data: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company, 1867
Citation: Parkman, Francis. The Jesuits in North America in the seventeenth century. (Boston, Little, Brown, and company, 1867); Online facsimile at:; Visited on: 12/7/2021