Words or phrases to categorize this post for the tags section Philomene's Doll. Courcelles August 25, Tags: Words or phrases to categorize this post for the tags section De Courcelles. Jean Talon August 17, Tags: Jean Talon Filles du Roi. July 28, Tags: Beavers and Philomene Philomene's Doll. The hardest part of writing a book is not writing! July 21, Tags: Philomene's Doll July 14, Tags: More Iroquois July 7, Tags: Beaver Wars Iroquois Warriors.
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Fearful Passage North Now available on Amazon. The Allards Book One: The Allards Book Four: The Allards Book Five: The Allards Book Six: The Allards Book Seven: The Allards Book Eight: Facebook Visit my author site on Facebook.
Authors Guild Directory A compendium of member websites. The text you type here will appear directly below the image The Bard or ??? The Griffin Replica of old Fort Michillimackinac today. Antoine Cadillac Charlesbourg, Quebec St. The Witch Book Eight: Researching in Blacqueville Amazon. Be the first to comment Philomene's Doll September 7, Tags: New book Philomene's Doll Here it comes: Was sent as Governor General of New France in Although many of his raids were poorly planned with disastrous results, history gives him a more… Be the first to comment Jean Talon August 17, Tags: Talon tried with some success to change the Canadian economy from Beaver pelts to farming.
Schvitz 1 Book Eight: Walpole Island 1 Book Eight: Bootlegging 1 Book Eight: Louis Kreis 1 Book Seven: Clair Flats 4 St. Indian Wars and War or December 28, Tags: The Indian twins, Michel and Lucien have lived with the Allards since the death of their father and the family is torn apart as Michel sides with the Americans and Michel with the Indians. Gabriel Richard December 21, Tags: Book Five , Detroit fire , rebuilding , Gabriel Richard Father Gabriel Richard was undoubtedly the most revered man in the city, and one year after his arrival, the obstreperous Augustus Woodward was the most despised.
In spring of , Woodward visited many French citizens including Jacques Allard. His report to President Jefferson on these bizarre and enigmatic French habitants is classic and found in chapter 19 of the book. Rebuilding Detroit December 17, Tags: As they had left Washington before news of the disaster, they were shocked at what they found.
Detroit Burns December 14, Tags: Book Five , Detroit fire Two years from their departure, Jacques and the three boys return to Detroit only to find it in ruins.
They soon land and learn that one year ago a barn fire spread through the city leaving only one warehouse building standing within the city proper. Gabriel Richard, the French priest and spiritual leader of the city had been considering his return to France the night of the fire, but in the morning, examining the devastation, he deemed it a sign from God that he remain. Sacagawea's Child December 10, Tags: Book Five , Lewis and Clark , Sacagawea Reaching the large village of the Mandan Indians in October during a blinding snowstorm, Jacques and Drouillard find the inebriated Toussaint Charbonneau along with his Indian wife who is at that moment giving birth.
One of the most outrageous characters from history, Toussaint makes this already interesting voyage much more so. His wife, Sacagawea who he claims to have won in a poker game, is more help to the voyage than her voyageur husband. She and her then newborn son, Jean-Baptiste are immortalized on the one-dollar American coin. You can get it on Amazon. Toussaint Charbonneau December 7, Tags: Book Five , Toussaint Charbonneau Along the famous voyage they have numerous experiences exciting, terrifying, excruciatingly difficult and sometimes humorous arriving back in civilization two years later with the loss of only one life.
Unfortunately, no one knows of his whereabouts or even if he is alive.
Lewis and Clark Route December 4, Tags: Beginning in Lake St. Louis then up the Missouri River where they meet the expedition.
From there they continue up the Missouri and westward through terrain never seen by white men. Encountering brutal winter, giant waterfalls, attacks by bears and encounters with natives hostile and friendly, they finally arrive in view of the Pacific Ocean. Selected Works French-Canadian-Detroit history.
The Allards Book Three: Peace And War [Wilmont Kreis] on linawycatuzy.gq *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. The third in a series of eight historical novels. The Allards has 4 ratings and 1 review. Book two, The Hunter, follows the second generation in the New World The Allards Book Three: Peace and War.
Fearful Passage North Now available on Amazon. The Allards Book One: The Allards Book Four: The Allards Book Seven: The Allards Book Eight: Facebook Visit my author site on Facebook. Authors Guild Directory A compendium of member websites. The text you type here will appear directly below the image The Bard or ??? The Griffin Replica of old Fort Michillimackinac today. Antoine Cadillac Charlesbourg, Quebec St. The Witch Book Eight: Researching in Blacqueville Amazon.
Originally a hunting lodge, Louis embarked on making it the grandest palace in history, a feat of many years, lives, and livres old French currency. The move in gave the King and his Court more room, fresh air, freedom from crowds and of course a distance from the Parisian masses. This spectacular site of opulence remains one of the great tourist attractions of France.
Soon she is sent from her home near Detroit to Belle-River, Canada, where, following a series of moves to various families and convents, she ultimately finds a stable home near the place of her birth and marries a young man. Together they build a successful farm and begin a family. We follow her through Prohibition, the Great Depression, and two World Wars, raising a large and varied family through the best and the worst of times. All along, she is comforted and stimulated by a simple rag doll that was the single great gift of her childhood.
From the Cass Corridor. Walpole Island 1 Book Eight: Sep 15, Barb rated it it was amazing. Book Five covers the beginning of its emergence as a great American city. The City in the Wilderness.
You will not want to miss it! Kreis, you will love this one. The small village of newly wed Elizabeth Price is raided by Indians. She is taken along with of her neighbors and marched through the brutal snows of winter to Montreal where she must begin a new life. Fiction, Medical intrigue The Labyrinth Convinced they are receiving the finest of care, seniors are being trapped in an inescapable maze while Medicare is being bilked for billions.
Greed and lust breed outrageous healthcare fraud in the rich suburbs of The Motor City. Thriller The Corridor Fast-paced thriller of outrageous healthcare fraud set in Detroit's inner city. The Voyageur Young Jacques Allard leaves Quebec forever to follow the wilderness ultimately making his family home in the outpost of Detroit.