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PIRATES OU CORSAIRES? À L'ABORDAGE SUR LE SAINT-LAURENT

PIRATES OU CORSAIRES? À L'ABORDAGE SUR LE SAINT-LAURENT

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March 1, 2020 to April 30, 2020

As part of Online events

La Vitrine Book

Creator(s): Maritime Museum of Quebec; Naval Museum of Québec

Explore the history of the privateers of the St. Lawrence in this exhibit. Privateers influenced not only military conflicts, but also daily lives. For the first time ever, discover their history: how were they perceived? Ask Mr. Robin, a merchant from Gaspé. Who financed their ventures? Talk to Frontenac, governor of New France. Who were the privateer captains? D'Iberville, the famous adventurer, knows the answer!

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