Ribault establishes a Huguenot colony in Florida (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.
A Huguenot colony is established at Charlesfort, in present-day South Carolina, under the leadership of Jean Ribault, a French officer under Admiral Coligny.

Citation:
Editors. "Ribault establishes a Huguenot colony in Florida". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15015, accessed 09 December 2016.]


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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France