Rene-Robert Cavelier


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French explorer who claimed Louisiana for France (1643-1687)

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Marchand (the books columnist for the Canadian newspaper, the Toronto Star) describes the 17th-century explorations of North America by Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, combined with his own travels tracing after the figure that, had he not been murdered by his own men in Texas in 1678, could have given birth to a French empire across North America.
The "La Belle" was one of the ships of the French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle (1643-1687).
Louis Hennepin, a Belgian priest, who accompanied French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle.
Excavation of famed French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle's ship, the Belle, is under way off the Texas coast.
The Belle was the last of four ships that carried Rene-Robert Cavelier Sieur de La Salle and more than 300 colonists to the New World.