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This book is intended to provide the thorough and comprehensive look at life abroad the sailing vessels of the past, namely at the time of the French colonial era in North America. It focuses on the beginning of the XVIII century and the Seven Years’ War period and analyses the major aspects of the crossing. The author used the official correspondence between the Canadian colonial authorities and Minister of marine as well as the papers seized on boarded vessels. In addition to that, the present publication includes black & white and colour photographs to illustrate this interesting period in the history of Canada.