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Acadian redemption : from Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen's Royal Proclamation

By: Warren A Perrin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Opelousas, La, Andrepont Publishing LLC: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125222

ISBN: 0976892723

Condition: Fine


pict. paperback, pp.,xvi, 175 p. : ill., cartes, portr., the first biography of an Acadian exile, defines the 18th century society of Acadia into which Joseph dit Beausoleil Broussard was born in 1702. The book tells of his early life events and militant struggles with the British who had for years wanted to lay claim to the Acadians rich lands. Subsequent chapters discuss the epic odyssey during which Beausoleil led a group of one hundred ninety-three Acadians from Nova... View more info