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The French and the Pacific world, 17th-19th centuries

explorations, migrations, and cultural exchanges

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hampshire, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Area,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Pacific Area -- Relations -- France.,
    • France -- Relations -- Pacific Area.,
    • Pacific Area -- Discovery and exploration -- French.,
    • Pacific Area -- Emigration and immigration.,
    • France -- Emigration and immigration.,
    • Pacific Area -- Civilization -- Foreign influences.,
    • Pacific Area -- History.,
    • France -- History -- 17th century.,
    • France -- History -- 18th century.,
    • France -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Annick Foucrier.
      SeriesPacific world ;, v. 7
      ContributionsFoucrier, Annick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU50 .F735 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlvi, 342 p. :
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3311283M
      ISBN 100754606015
      LC Control Number2004062396

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The French and the Pacific World, 17th–19th Centuries: Explorations, Migrations and Cultural Exchanges (The Pacific World: Lands, Peoples and History of the Pacific, Format: Hardcover.

Book Description. In The French in the Pacific World Annick Foucrier has brought together an important set of studies on the 17th-19th centuries book presence in the Pacific up to the start of the 20th century.

The volume opens with a section on the context of the French expansion, including its rivalries with other European powers. The French and the Pacific World, 17thth Centuries by Annick Foucrier,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The French and the Pacific World, 17thth Centuries: Annick Foucrier: The French and the Pacific World, 17th–19th Centuries: Explorations, Migrations and Cultural Exchanges 1st Edition.

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