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Myth of the Savage and the Beginnings of French Colonialism in the Americas
Olive Patricia Dickason
A classic study of early contact between European explorers and North American natives. When the two cultures met in the fifteenth century, it meant great upheavals for the Amerindians, but strengthened the Europeans' move toward nation-states and capitalism.  Out-of-Print
Format:  Trade Paperback
ISBN:  978-0-88864-036-9
Price:  CND$ 24.95, USD$ 24.95, £ 13.99
Discount:  Trade
Subject:  History/Native Studies
Publication Date:  January 1997
"...well-written, handsomely illustrated and well-documented...read for pleasure, enlightenment or both.
The English Historical Review

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