Acadians before 1755 : Essay

By: BRUN, Régis

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BRUN, Régis. The Acadians before 1755 : Essay. Moncton : (Régis Brun), 2005. Pp (12),xi,(3),1-112,(4),+ map. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in white and orange. This is the English version of Les Acadiens avant 1755 : Essai, published in 2003. Contents : 1. Port-Royal – Dauphin River : Acadian settlement at Port-Royal and on the Dauphin River; Patrimonial homesteads on the Dauphin River; Family hamlets; The Deportation of the Acadians. 2. The Minas Basin – Grand-Pré, Pigiguit and Rivière-des-Habitants : History of Les Mines; The settlement of the Minas Basin; The right to property: a contentious people; Diversity of industries; Trading activities at Les Mines; The political initiation of Acadians; The Expulsion of the Acadians;Beyond 1755. 3. Cobeguit : The foundation of Cobeguit; Mathieu Martin, the Seigneur of Cobeguit; The founding families of Cobeguit; The villages in t he parish of Cobeguit; An Acadian farm; Cobeguit on the transit route; The Acadians and the military campaigns; The inhabitants of Cobeguit emigrate to Île Saint-Jean and Île Royale; The refugees; 1755 – The expatriation; TheAcadians in Cobeguit after 1760. 4. Chipoudie : The settlement of Chipoudi e; The Parish of Notre-Dame de la Visitation; The families in 1755; Economic growth in Chipoudie; Military developments in Chipoudie; Chipoudie torched and razed; The refugees. 5. Ile Royale : Louisbourg and Port-Toulouse : The Acadians on Île Royale; Louisbourg: The "Acadian Quarter" in Block 2; Block 2 – Properties and residents, 1714-1758; Port-Toulouse; Migrations in the 1750s; The economic growth of shipping: coastal trading; Sea ports; Mills and small shipyards; Selling surplus farm products; All the Saints in Heaven; Lists of ships by name, and their owners, 1710-1760. Conclusion. Appendix. Covers lightly rubbed, else very good. Due to its small size, shippingcosts should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 25.00

Title: Acadians before 1755 : Essay

Author Name: BRUN, Régis

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Publisher: Régis Brun, Moncton, 2005, ISBN:1031840:

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