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Adventures of Zenas Leonard, fur trader

Author: Zenas Leonard; John C Ewers
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, ©1959.
Series: American exploration and travel series, v. 28.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : New ed., 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the spring of 1830, Leonard, a native of Clearfield, Pennsylvania, ventured across the Rocky Mountains, in the capacity of clerk to the company. After an absence of 5 years and 6 months, Leonard published his account of these years, based in large part on "a minute journal of every incident that occurred." This book is now is recognized as one of the fundamental sources on the exploration of the American West.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leonard, Zenas, 1809-1857.
Adventures of Zenas Leonard, fur trader.
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, ©1959
(OCoLC)894901341
Named Person: Zenas Leonard; Zenas Leonard
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zenas Leonard; John C Ewers
OCLC Number: 485527
Notes: Originally published: Narrative of the adventures of Zenas Leonard. 1839.
Description: xxxv, 172 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Narrative of the adventures of a company of seventy men on an expedition to the Rocky Mountains --
Adventures of Fitzpatrick --
Narrative of the adventures of a company of seventy men (continued).
Series Title: American exploration and travel series, v. 28.
Other Titles: Narrative of the adventures of Zenas Leonard
Zenas Leonard, fur trader
Responsibility: edited by John C. Ewers.

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In the spring of 1830, Leonard, a native of Clearfield, Pennsylvania, ventured across the Rocky Mountains, in the capacity of clerk to the company. After an absence of 5 years and 6 months, Leonard published his account of these years, based in large part on "a minute journal of every incident that occurred." This book is now is recognized as one of the fundamental sources on the exploration of the American West.

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