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Exploring North America, 1800-1900

Author: Maurice Isserman; John Stewart Bowman
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2010.
Series: Discovery & exploration.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Traces one hundred years of the history of North American from 1800 to 1900 and studies the western fur trade, John C. Fremont's five expeditions, the Klondike Gold Rush, and more.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Isserman; John Stewart Bowman
ISBN: 9781604131949 1604131942
OCLC Number: 290489451
Description: 151 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Down the "great unknown" : Grand Canyon, summer 1869 --
Thomas Jefferson's other explorers --
Fur traders and the exploration of the western frontier --
The exploration of western Canada --
The U.S. Army Corps of Topographical Engineers --
John C. Frémont and the exploration of California --
Natural history, art, and science --
The exploration of Alaska --
Wilderness preservation.
Series Title: Discovery & exploration.
Responsibility: Maurice Isserman ; John S. Bowman and Maurice Isserman, general editors.

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Traces the history of the exploration of western North America and the impact it had on the histories of both the United States and Canada. This title provides coverage including: John Wesley  Read more...

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