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La Salle __ You will find a younger student made page about La Salle. - illustrated - From library.thinkquest.org - http://library.thinkquest.org/J002678F/la_salle.htm

La Salle Claims Louisiana for France (1682)___Learn the who, what, when, where and how of La Salle's voyages of exploration. - Text only - By Paul Chrastina, from Old News -
http://www.oldnewspublishing.com/story3.htm

La Salle, René-Robert Cavelier de __ "René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle, would-be Jesuit, fur trader, explorer, intriguer, discoverer of the Mississippi delta (b at Rouen, France 21 Nov 1643; assassinated 19 Mar 1687 in Texas)."  A general look at La Salle and his life. - illustrated - From thecanadianencyclopedia.com - http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0004405

La Salle, Robert Cavelier, sieur de __ A biographic sketch along with links to additional resources. - from infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/people/A0828919.html  

 

Rene Robert Cavelier de la Salle __ Learn about La Salle and his explorations around Buffalo, New York. - illustrated - From Nancy Blumenstalk Mingus - http://ah.phpwebhosting.com/h/lasalle/ 

Robert Cavelier de La Salle __ A good overview with embedded links to related materials and other resources. - From nationmaster.com - http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Robert-Cavelier-de-La-Salle

René-Robert-Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle ___As you'll learn from this article, La Salle made more than just discoveries. "La Salle's schemes of empire and of trade were far too vast for his own generation to accomplish, though it was along the lines that he projected that France pursued her colonial policy in the New World in the eighteenth century until finally overthrown by the English in the French and Indian Wars." - Text only - From the Catholic Encyclopedia -
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/09009b.htm 



René-Robert-Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle ___Use the good map to follow La Salle's routes of exploration. For younger grades but useful for all. - Illustrated - From Enchanted Learning - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/l/lasalle.shtml

René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle  __ "René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, or Robert de LaSalle (November 22, 1643 – March 19, 1687) was a French explorer. He explored the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada, the Mississippi River, and the Gulf of Mexico, and claimed the entire Mississippi basin for France."  You will find an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ren%C3%A9_Robert_Cavelier,_Sieur_de_La_Salle 

Rene-Robert de la Salle __ A good look at the life and accomplishments of La Salle for elementary students. - illustrated - From thinkquest.org - http://library.thinkquest.org/4034/lasalle.html

Robert Cavelier La Salle __ An extended look at La Salle's life and accomplishments. - From famousamericans.net - http://www.famousamericans.net/robertcavelierlasalle/ 

Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle __ "La Salle's party lost no time in proceeding to Fort Frontenac. Even though the winter was at hand, Hennepin was at once sent forward to Niagara with instructions to build a post and to begin the construction of a vessel so that the journey westward might be begun with the opening of spring."  Article about La Salle's travels. - From chroniclesofamerica.com - http://www.chroniclesofamerica.com/french/lasalle.htm

Seiur de LaSalle (1643-1687) __ "Already well known as an explorer and fur trader in Canada, Rene Robert Cavelier, Seiur de LaSalle wound his way in 1682 down the Mississippi, claiming the entire Mississippi watershed in the name of France."  You can also access the archaeological report detailing the discovery of one of his ships. - From lsjunction.com - http://www.lsjunction.com/people/lasalle.htm 

 

 

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