High Towers Author:Thomas B. Costain They Were Empire Buiders, tough, resourceful and single-minded, the three Le Moyne brothers had their work cut out for them-to carve a great French empire from the howling wilderness of seventeenth-century North America. — Charles-the eldest, who headed the family's vast fur-trading intrests. — Pierre-The charming and gayhearted one, daring leader... more » of military expeditions to wrest the fur trade from the English.
Jean-Baptiste-who carried the LeMoyne name across the wilderness to found a colony on the lower Mississippi.
And they would stop at nothing-except the complete mastery of an entire continent.« less