The Jesuit Relations And Allied Documents; Travels And Explorations Of The Jesuit Missionaries In…

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byClaude Dablen

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...to go out, on account of the waves. All the other canoes go on, excepting one, which came with us. We are delayed. There seems to be an Island out + in the lake, for the game go there at night. We had considerable difficulty in getting out of the. River at noon. We found the savages in a river, where I seized the opportunity of instructing the Ilinois, on account of a feast that nawaskingwe had just given to a wolfskin. We performed a good day's journey. While the 6. savages were hunting, they discovered some tracks of men, and this compelled us to stay over on the following day. We landed about 2 o'clock, because there was a y. good camping-ground. We were detained there for 5 days, on account of the great agitation of the lake, although without any wind; and afterward of the snow, which was melted on the following day by the sun, and a breeze from the lake. After proceeding a sufficient distance, we camp at t$. a favorable place, where we are detained 3 days. Pierre mends a savage's gun. Snow falls at night, and thaws during the day. We sleep near the bluffs, and are very poorly . sheltered. The savages remain behind while we. are delayed 2 days and a half by the wind. Pierre goes into the woods, and finds the prairie 20 leagues from the portage. He also goes through a fine canal fur un beau canal comme en voute haut de la hauteur d'un homme, ou il y auoit un pied d'eau j eflant embarque fur le midy nous eufmes affez de peine de gagner une riuiere, le froid commenfa pour lors, et plus d'un pied de neige couurit la terre qui eft toufiours depuis demeure, on fust arreste la 3 iours durant lefquels Pierre tua un cheureux 3 outardes et 3 cocqs d'Inde qui estoient fort bons, les autres pafferent iufques aux prairies, un fauuage ayant...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...to go out, on account of the waves. All the other canoes go on, excepting one, which came with us. We are delay...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217332064

ISBN - 13:9780217332064

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