Life in New France

Life in New France

by Jennifer Blizin Gillis

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Life in New France by Jennifer Blizin Gillis

In this book, discover what life was like from 1639 to 1760 in the French colony in what is now Canada. Find out how the French immigrants set up villages, farms, and businesses, and how they traded with the Native Americans. Discover the houses they lived in, the clothes they wore, and the food they ate. Then use a recipe to make a popular treat from the time -- maple sugar candy!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781403442864
Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree
Publication date: 01/28/2003
Series: Picture the Past Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.52(w) x 10.28(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

New France4
A Harsh Land6
Servants and Wives8
Jobs in New France10
Native Americans12
Life in the Country14
Life in Town16
Religious Life18
Clothes20
Home Life22
Children and School24
Food26
Britain Attacks28
New France Today30
Glossary31
More Books to Read31
Index32

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