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Red River Frontier, Alexandria: 1690-1840 N.B. Carl Laurent

Red River Frontier, Alexandria: 1690-1840

N.B. Carl Laurent

Published September 11th 2014
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439 pages
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Originally sold at the Heart of Spain exhibition in 2003, this book examines the early of settlement of American Indians in what is now Rapides Parish and Central Louisiana. Native Indians (e.g. the Atakapa, the Avoyel, the Caddo, the Choctaw, theMoreOriginally sold at the Heart of Spain exhibition in 2003, this book examines the early of settlement of American Indians in what is now Rapides Parish and Central Louisiana. Native Indians (e.g. the Atakapa, the Avoyel, the Caddo, the Choctaw, the Natchez, and the Tensaw),and migrant Indians (eg. The Alabama, the Apalachee, the Biloxi, and the Pascagoula) are discussed. The accounts of early white explorers such as DeSoto, LaSalle, Iberville and Bienville, and Freemon and Custis are examined, and events surrounding the Louisiana Purchase (both international and local) are detailed.