Making the Voyageur World

University of Toronto PressSKU: 9780802094285

Author:
Carolyn Podruchny
Grade Levels:
College, University
Nation:
Cree, Metis, Multiple Nations, Ojibwe
Book Type:
Paperback
Pages:
414
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press

Price:
Sale price$47.95

Description

York University history professor's study of the voyageurs who worked transporting goods during the fur trade. Their often overlooking social lives are examined in this study. Documentary sources are limited to reports by travelers, explorers, and their masters. From these records the author describes the personal lives of these French Canadian men as well as their interaction and relationships with First Nations.

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