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The Palliser expedition : an account of John Palliser's British North American exploring expedition, 1857-1860

Author: Irene M Spry; Henry James Warre, Sir
Publisher: Toronto : Macmillan Co. of Canada, 1973, ©1963.
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Named Person: John Palliser; John Palliser; John Palliser
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irene M Spry; Henry James Warre, Sir
ISBN: 0770502873 9780770502874
OCLC Number: 15831858
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vi, 310 pages, [12] pages of plates : illustrations, 5 maps, portraits ; 19 cm
Contents: 'Palliser J.'s plan' --
"I leave London tomorrow ... on my way to North America" --
No road by the White Fish River --
Down-stream to the prairies --
An astronomical boundary line --
Buffalo [American bison] --
The South Saskatchewan --
'Silently as an Indian' --
The magnetical observer --
'A jolly little cariole' --
'Little Bourgeau is a brick' --
New passes through the Rockies: the Kananaskis --
New passes through the Rockies: the Kicking Horse --
New passes through the Rockies: the Kootenays --
Blackfoot, balls, and buffalo --
Rivers flowing to the frozen ocean --
Through the Blackfoot country --
South of the South Saskatchewan --
Barriers beyond the Rockies --
A twelve-mile gap --
Return, report, and reckoning.
Responsibility: Irene M. Spry.

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