FC: The Great Voyage of Robert de La Salle
1: Table of Content Deadication......2-3 Reasons for sailing and What country he sailed for.......4-5 Accomplishments..........6-7 What region did he sail to...8 Where he sailed to and facts and the land he claimed...10-11
2: This book is deadicated to Robert de La Salle
4: La Salle was born on febuary 25,1952 in Erouen, France and died in 1667.
5: La Salle had sailed for France. He left to seek adventure in 1665.
7: His biggest accomplishment was when he was the first europen explorer to sail down the Mississippi river.from the Great lakes to the Gulf of Mexico.
8: He sailed to the Applachian Mountain region
10: La Salle sailed through the Great Lakes down the Mississippi river to the Gulf of Mexico. He, then clamied the areas around the Mississippi river. He claimed the land drained by the Mississippi River and the rivers that ran into the river for France.
11: Facts He was the first european to follow the Mississippi river to The the Gulf of Mexico. He named the region Louisiana in honor of King Louis. He sailed to start a colony at the point where the Mississippi flows into the Gulf of Mexico.