France in America

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Instructions: Please click on the link above, click the links for "General Introduction," "Exploration and Knowledge", "The Colonies", and "Franco-Indian Relations" and read each of these webpages. Click on any associated links that appear below these main links in the table of contents to read additional content. "Exploration and Knowledge" examines the different French explorers. The "Colonies" discusses the French colonies established in Canada and Louisiana. "Franco-Indian Relations" explores the history of the interaction between the French colonizers and native societies.

This reading should take approximately 1 hour.