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Lescarbot, Marc 

The Oxford Companion to Canadian History
Jean DaigleJean Daigle

(c. 1570–1642), lawyer and author.Lescarbot came to Acadia in 1606 and remained until the following summer. Travelling widely, he came to understand the colonization and commercial opportunities offered by the colony. He studied the ways of life of the Aboriginal people, whom he considered more civilized than Europeans. His findings and ideas were recorded in various publications. His ... ...

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