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Louisbourg portraits

life in an eighteenth-century garrison town

by Moore, Christopher

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan of Canada in Toronto, Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisbourg (N.S.),
  • Canada,
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Louisbourg
    • Subjects:
    • Pioneers -- Nova Scotia -- Louisbourg -- Biography.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Nova Scotia -- Louisbourg -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Louisbourg (N.S.) -- Biography.,
    • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristopher Moore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1039.5.L8 M66 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 302 p. :
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3102987M
      ISBN 100771597126
      LC Control Number82208737
      OCLC/WorldCa9190231

      Louisbourg in The Anonymous Lettre D'un Habitant de Louisbourg (New York: New Amsterdam Book Company, ). § This is a reprint of a report prepared by an anonymous Frenchman who was at Louisbourg at the time of Louisbourg's capture in The work was originally published in at Quebec (likely France in fact).   CHRISTOPHER MOORE has been called Canada's most versatile writer of history. His first book, Louisbourg Portraits, won a Governor General's Award, and in , his book From Then to Now: A Short History of the World, won the Governor General's Award for Children's Story of Canada (co-authored with Janet Lunn), a history of Canada for young people, won the Mr. Christie Brand: Tundra.

      Louisbourg portraits: life in an eighteenth-century garrison town / Christopher Moore. by: Moore, Christopher, Published: () A campaign of amateurs: the Siege of Louisbourg, / by Raymond F. Baker. by: Baker, Raymond F. Published: (). The bright rooms of Point of View Suites feature hardwood floors and a full kitchen. Cable TV, a coffee maker and ironing facilities are included. The Point of View dining room serves breakfast and full dinners including steamed lobster and crab. Guests can listen to authentic stories and /10().

      louisbourg portraits: five dramatic, true tales of people who lived in an eighteenth-century garrison town. Louis Davory, Marie-Louise Cruchon, Jean Lelarge true stories of the lives, aspirations, and fates of extraordinary ordinary people in an eighteenth-century city, seaport, and fortress. , English, Book, Illustrated edition: Louisbourg portraits: life in an eighteenth-century garrison town / Christopher Moore. Moore, Christopher, Get this edition.


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Louisbourg portraits: life in an eighteenth-century garrison town. Christopher Moore. Macmillan of Canada, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a (New Louisbourg portraits book Biography History / Canada / General History / Canada / Pre-Confederation (to ) Louisbourg (N.S.

The Fortress of Louisbourg (French: Forteresse de Louisbourg) is a National Historic Site of Canada and the location of a one-quarter partial reconstruction of an 18th-century French fortress at Louisbourg on Cape Breton Island, Nova two sieges, especially that ofwere turning points in the Anglo-French struggle for what today is on: Park Service Rd, Louisbourg.

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Louisbourg Portraits Life in An Eighteenth-century Garrison Town (Book): Moore, Christopher: Each year, thousands of tourists flock to the Fortress of Louisbourg on the coast of Cape Breton Island to visit the reconstruction of part of the original eighteenth-century fort and town.

Using the same records, diaries, letters, and charts that were used to recreate the site, Moore restores to. Buy a cheap copy of Louisbourg Portraits book by Christopher Moore. Each year, thousands of tourists flock to the Fortress of Louisbourg on the coast of Cape Breton Island to visit the reconstruction of part of the original Free shipping over $/5(2).

Buy the Paperback Book Louisbourg Portraits by Christopher Moore atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Each year, thousands of tourists flock to the Fortress of Louisbourg on the coast of Cape Breton Island to visit the reconstruction of part of the original eighteenth-century fort and town.

Christopher Moore may be Canada’s most versatile writer of history. His first book, Louisbourg Portraits, won a Governor General’s Award and continues to delight readers, and his Loyalists: Revolution, Exile, Settlement won the Secretary of State’s Prize for Excellence in Canadian Studies.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, p.: ill., map ; 23 cm. Contents: Louis Davory's crime --The marriage of Marie-Louise Cruchon --Charles Renaut's letter --The sea and Jean Lelarge --Sergeant Koller in peace and sibility: Christopher Moore.

All about Louisbourg Portraits by Christopher Moore. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers thousands of tourists flock to the Fortress of Louisbourg on the coast of Cape Breton Island to visit the reconstruction of part of the original eighteenth-century fort and town.

this bestselling book of /5(1). Louisbourg Portraits reminds us that our society has grown from a broader, richer, and more heroic past, populated by courageous fishermen, enterprising entrepreneurs, drunken vagrants, and litigious mothers-in-law.

The book is a model for Canadian social history and will be a valued addition to schools and both public and private libraries. Book Review Inthe book Louisbourg Portraits: Life in an Eighteenth-Century Garrison Town, written by Christopher Moore, was published. Moore had worked as a staff historian at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Park for four years adopting a wide knowledge of what life was like in Louisbourg, which shows in his piece.

Louisbourg is an unincorporated community and former town in Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia. 5 Fictional usage. 9 Further reading. The French military founded the Fortress of Louisbourg in and its fortified seaport on the southwest part of the harbour, naming it in honour of Louis XIV.

The harbour had been used by European Country: Canada. The summer of a portrait of life in 18th-century Louisbourg / A.J.B. Johnston; The summer of a portrait of life in 18th-century Louisbourg / A.J.B.

Johnston; Guide book to Cape Breton [microform]: royal province of Nova Scotia or New Scotland, Dominion of Canad Religion in life at Louisbourg, / A.J.B. Johnston. Hi there historyteacher_8, my name is Fiona and I work with NS Tourism.

I am also an avid reader. Here's a few books that I know of that have a Nova Scotia setting. A great book that we had to read in school about the Halifax Explosion is Barometer Rising by Hugh MacLennan.

Also I believe the book that Beachgrass was referring to was The Town That Died: The True Story of the Greatest Man-Made. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA City Toronto, Canada Donor internetarchivebookdrive EditionPages: All books set on Cape Breton Island on the global book map.

We found 49 books set on Cape Breton Island and 10 others set nearby Louisbourg Portraits by Christopher Moore. No recommendations yet. Cape Breton Road by D. R. MacDonald. Chetican (1 book) Louisburg (22 books) Havre Boucher (3 books) Tracadie (1 book) New France (2 books).Louisbourg Portraits (Toronto: Macmillan, ).

This work won for Mr. Moore the Governor-General's Award. This work won for Mr. Moore the Governor-General's Award.

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