McGill-Queen's French Atlantic Worlds Series

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  1. Fruits of Perseverance
    Founded by French military entrepreneur Antoine Laumet de Lamothe Cadillac in 1701, colonial Detroit was occupied by thousands of French settlers who established deep roots on both sides of the river. The city's unmistakable French... Learn More
    Published: 15th February 2019
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  2. Power and Subsistence
    Subsistence crops – the grains and other food items necessary to a people's survival – were a central preoccupation of the early modern state. In New France, the principal crop in question was wheat, and its production,... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 2018
    Hardback | £91.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  3. Flesh Reborn
    The Saint Lawrence valley, connecting the Great Lakes to the Atlantic, was a crucible of community in the seventeenth century. While the details of how this region emerged as the heartland of French colonial society have been... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2018
    Hardback | £99.00
    Paperback | £31.00
  4. Architecture and Urbanism in the French Atlantic Empire
    Spanning from the West African coast to the Canadian prairies and south to Louisiana, the Caribbean, and Guiana, France's Atlantic empire was one of the largest political entities in the Western Hemisphere. Yet despite France's... Learn More
    Published: 6th June 2018
    Hardback | £62.00