November 22 Birthday: Sieur De La Salle: DESPITE ALL OBSTACLES: LaSALLE AND THE CONQUEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI
Sieur De La Salle a.k.a. Rene-Robert Cavelier, explorer
Nov. 22, 1643-Mar. 20, 1687
Follow La Salle from his birth in France through his Mississippi adventures through a text filled with excerpts from letters, diaries and journals.
The Handbook of Texas Online provides a biographical sketch of La Salle.