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The Reader’s Notebook: Francis Parkman

Sep 16, 2020

Credit britannica.com

September 16, 2020 -- Francis Parkman Jr. was the patriarch of the Flores-Parkman family, and an American historian, best known as author of The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life and his monumental seven-volume France and England in North America. These works are still valued as historical sources and as literature.