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The Resource A great and noble scheme : the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland, John Mack Faragher

A great and noble scheme : the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland, John Mack Faragher

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A great and noble scheme : the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland
Title
A great and noble scheme
Title remainder
the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland
Statement of responsibility
John Mack Faragher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On September 4, 1755, the Pennsylvania Gazette printed a dispatch from the maritime province of Nova Scotia: "We are now upon a great and noble Scheme of sending the neutral French out of this Province, who have always been secret Enemies, and have encouraged our Savages to cut our Throats...
Summary
Documents the August 1755 forced relocation of some eighteen thousand neutral French residents from the Nova Scotia province by European imperialists and American colonists, an act that separated families and resulted in the deaths of thousands of Acadian residents. 15,000 first printing
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166883
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faragher, John Mack
Dewey number
971.6/01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1038
LC item number
.F37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acadians
  • Acadians
  • Acadiens, Déportation des, 1755
  • Acadians
  • Nova Scotia
  • Nova Scotia
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • North America
  • North America
  • Nova Scotia
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland
Label
A great and noble scheme : the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland, John Mack Faragher
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0419/2004013774.html
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-538) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
L'ordre de bon-temps : the French arrival in l'Acadie, 1604-1616 -- Seigneurs et roturiers : the birth of the Acadian people, 1614-1688 -- Cunning is better than force : life in the borderland, 1671-1696 -- Nos amis les ennemis : the English conquest, 1696-1710 -- The meadows of l'Acadie : imperial designs and Acadian desires, 1710-1718 -- "To gett them over by degrees" : controversy over the oath, 1718-1730 -- The French neutrals : years of Acadian prosperity, 1730-1739 -- Plac'd between two fires : Paul Mascarene and Imperial War, 1739-1747 -- Discord and desolation : the British buildup, 1748-1753 -- By fire and sword : the siege of Beauséjour, December 1753-July 1755 -- Driven out of the country : the decision to remove the Acadians, June-July 1755 -- Gone, all gone: the expulsion, August-December 1755 -- Removed to a strange land : the exiles, 1755-1758 -- Chasse à mort! : the refugees, 1756-1760 -- The rays of the morning : end of the removal era, 1760-1785 -- Le grand dérangement : memory and history
Control code
17716657
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 562 pages
Isbn
9780393051353
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004013774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780393051353
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55730272
  • (Sirsi) i9780393051353
Label
A great and noble scheme : the tragic story of the expulsion of the French Acadians from their American Homeland, John Mack Faragher
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0419/2004013774.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-538) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
L'ordre de bon-temps : the French arrival in l'Acadie, 1604-1616 -- Seigneurs et roturiers : the birth of the Acadian people, 1614-1688 -- Cunning is better than force : life in the borderland, 1671-1696 -- Nos amis les ennemis : the English conquest, 1696-1710 -- The meadows of l'Acadie : imperial designs and Acadian desires, 1710-1718 -- "To gett them over by degrees" : controversy over the oath, 1718-1730 -- The French neutrals : years of Acadian prosperity, 1730-1739 -- Plac'd between two fires : Paul Mascarene and Imperial War, 1739-1747 -- Discord and desolation : the British buildup, 1748-1753 -- By fire and sword : the siege of Beauséjour, December 1753-July 1755 -- Driven out of the country : the decision to remove the Acadians, June-July 1755 -- Gone, all gone: the expulsion, August-December 1755 -- Removed to a strange land : the exiles, 1755-1758 -- Chasse à mort! : the refugees, 1756-1760 -- The rays of the morning : end of the removal era, 1760-1785 -- Le grand dérangement : memory and history
Control code
17716657
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 562 pages
Isbn
9780393051353
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004013774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780393051353
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55730272
  • (Sirsi) i9780393051353

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