This Country of Ours, Part 5

Henrietta Elizabeth MARSHALL (1867 - 1941)

Another fine history book for children! Published in 1917, Marshall's book of stories from the history of the United States begins with accounts of exploration and settlement, and ends with the presidency of Woodrow Wilson.

This is Part 5: Stories of the French in America, from chapter 45 (How the Mississippi was Discovered) to chapter 50 (The Rebellion of Pontiac). Read along and view the original illustrations at .

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(Summary by Kara)

Genre(s): Reference, Early Modern

Language: English

Group: This Country of Ours - All Seven Volumes

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 45 How the Mississippi was Discovered Kara Shallenberg
Play 02 46 King William's War and Queen Anne's War Kara Shallenberg
Play 03 47 The Mississippi Bubble Kara Shallenberg
Play 04 48 How a Terrible Disaster Befell the British Army Kara Shallenberg
Play 05 49 The End of French Rule in America Kara Shallenberg
Play 06 50 The Rebellion of Pontiac Kara Shallenberg