Jean Pierre Roma (French)

Jill MacLean

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ISBN: 9781894838337

Jean Pierre Roma (French)

  Author:   Jill MacLean    
  Publisher:  Acorn Press

This is the French translation of Jean Pierre Roma and the Company of the East of Isle-Saint Jean.

In the 1700s, Jean Pierre Roma brought settlers to carve an international trading empire out of the virgin forests of Isle St. Jean — now known as Prince Edward Island. A successful entrepreneur in a thriving community, he saw all his accomplishments destroyed by privateers in 1745. Yet the story of Roma lives on as an inspiration and a cautionary tale to leaders and builders. This new edition of a monograph originally published in 1977 ensures that Roma is not forgotten.

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ISBN associated with this title:9781894838337
Item AC0046
PublisherAcorn Press
Published onJuly 1 2008
Language fre
Pages 48
Format Paperback
Dimensions9(in) x 6(in)
Shipping weight120(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
During the four years poet Jill MacLean lived in Prince Edward Island, she researched Jean Pierre Roma's settlement at Trois Rivières. Her first collection, The Brevity of Red, was published in 2003. She now lives in Bedford, Nova Scotia.