- Fran·çois Xa·vier [French frahn-swa gza-vyey] /French frɑ̃ˈswa gzaˈvyeɪ/, 1809–66, Canadian historian.
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I, p. 440, treats the statement of Garneau somewhat slightingly.
So excellent a historian as Garneau gives credit to this story.The Story of Tonty
Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Garneau, who quotes this passage, adds: "One tribe of them that had counted its warriors by hundreds was now reduced to thirty."Count Frontenac
William Dawson LeSueur
Les affaires font l'homme, as old Professor Garneau used to say at college.
Le Canada franais avait perdu ses Ictlres de noblesse; Garneau les lui a rendues.