The European struggle to settle North America : colonizing attempts by England, France and Spain, 1521-1608 / Margaret F. Pickett and Dwayne W. Pickett.
Pickett, Margaret F.
|Other author/creator||Pickett, Dwayne W., 1966-|
|Format||Book and Print|
|Publication Info||Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2011.|
|Description||ix, 253 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm|
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|Contents||The beginning -- Spanish colonization efforts -- French colonization efforts -- St. Augustine -- English colonization efforts -- Jamestown -- Acadia--the French return to Canada -- Québec -- The failed settlements -- The three settlements that survived -- Conclusion.|
|Abstract||"This history of early European colonial efforts in North America examines why three colonies--St. Augustine, Jamestown and Québec--succeeded where many failed. Chapters cover Columbus' exploration and the Treaty of Tordesillas; other Spanish explorers and settlements in the New World; French attempts at settlement; early English settlements; failed settlements; and studies of the three colonies that survived"--Provided by publisher.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-248) and index.|
|ISBN||9780786459322 (softcover : alk. paper)|
|ISBN||0786459328 (softcover : alk. paper)|
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|Joyner||General Stacks||E101 .P54 2011||✔ Available||Place Hold|