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The fighting governor

a chronicle of Frontenac

by Colby, Charles W.

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Published by Glasgow, Brook in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 162-163.

StatementCharles W. Colby
SeriesChronicles of Canada -- v. 7
Classifications
LC ClassificationsFC362 .C65 1915
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 167 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24433747M

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After that came the duty of converting them into good citizens. However, it was determined that McLean was responsible for Humphries' broken jaw. Nor did he inherit large estates. Frontenac was predestined by family tradition to a career of arms; but it was his own impetuosity that drove him into war before the normal age.

At Versailles everything depended on royal favour, and forty-one is an important age. When he died it was found that he had left her his property. But he did not do this on the day of the great naval procession. Ballinger favored the illegal expansion of coal mining on government land in Alaska. One of his early resolves was to enlarge and improve it.


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