La Salle is murdered by his colleagues (20 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

French explorer La Salle, on a search for the the Mississippi River, is murdered by his colleagues after a mutiny.

Citation:
Editors. "La Salle is murdered by his colleagues". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16786, accessed 08 December 2016.]