The French section of Pioneers of France in the New World laps into and continues from the Spanish sections into their own chapters, telling immense tales and accurate accounts of the time. Informing the reader of the traditions of French, famous explorers like Champlain, discoveries of Indian towns, and lakes of vast size. The French were a culturally different group of individuals, one key note would be the better treatment of the natives compared to the Spanish, when Samuel de Champlain passed away in Quebec, Canada 1635 there were counts of I...
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...l telling’s of early Spanish explorations leading up to French arrival include the countries exploration. Pioneers is not just one book, but the first book in a volume of seven written by Francis Parkman in 1865. Francis Parkman Jr., although in recent years Parkman has been heavily criticized over his works and not documenting his records; his books are still seen as a historical reference. Pioneers is an extraordinary book that doesn’t just focus on the French in the Western Hemisphere, but also the Spanish in their early exploration.
Parkman, Francis. Pioneers of France in the New World. Boston: Little, Brown, 1905. Print.
"Members of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences: 1780-2012." Http://www.amacad.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2013.
C. Vann Woodward, Forward to 1984 edition of Parkman's Montcalm and Wolfe: The French and Indian War 
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