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Settlers on a strange shore

Edith S. McCall

Settlers on a strange shore

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Published by Odhams in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Chicago, Children"s Press, 1960.

Statementpictures by Carol Rogers.
SeriesNew frontier books
The Physical Object
Pagination127p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19939597M

one of the first settlers in this place after the French were driven out. The transport ship, with the men on board drifted down to the mouth of the Avon River, and there awaited the other vessel that had the women and children on board. At daybreak she was in sight, and they drifted down the Bay with the saddest freight on board thatFile Size: KB.   The summer cabin on the North Shore, the ice-fishing house out on the lake, the Stone Arch Bridge, even the State Fair — local murder mysteries have made crime scenes of all of them. And it's Author: Tracy Mumford.   'A Voyage Long and Strange' to America's Past In his new book, journalist Tony Horwitz chronicles the exploration of America that occurred before Jamestown. Among his discoveries: the fact that. – – – – General Gemini + Boris + Nusala + Vargus + MMA with Besiegers (skills) – – 75 – – –

The book that best conveys this and has rightly become a landmark in recent studies of the System is J. B. Hirst's Convict Society and its Enemies." - Robert Hughes, The Fatal Shore "Anyone with an interest in Australian political culture will find The Strange Birth of Colonial Democracy invaluable.".


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