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The maritime enterprise of British America

Bourinot, John George Sir

The maritime enterprise of British America

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipping -- Canada.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.G. Bourinot.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 06488
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (10 fr.).
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18914842M
    ISBN 100665064888

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Traces the maritime expansion of England through descriptions of a multitude of sea voyages from through Analyzes exploration, trading enterprise ventures and piracy and reveals how the attempts to create British settlements overseas resulted in the founding of the first New World colonies.

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