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Three years travels through the interior parts of North-America, for more than five thousand miles; : containing an account of the Great Lakes, and all the lakes, islands, and rivers, cataracts, mountains, minerals, soil and vegetable productions of the northwest regions of that vast continent; : with a description of the birds, beasts, reptiles, insects, and fishes peculiar to the country. Together with a concise history of the genius, manners, and customs of the Indians inhabiting the lands that lie adjacent to the heads and to the westward of the great river Mississippi; : and an appendix describing the uncultivated parts of American that are the most proper for forming settlements. Preview this item
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Three years travels through the interior parts of North-America, for more than five thousand miles; : containing an account of the Great Lakes, and all the lakes, islands, and rivers, cataracts, mountains, minerals, soil and vegetable productions of the northwest regions of that vast continent; : with a description of the birds, beasts, reptiles, insects, and fishes peculiar to the country. Together with a concise history of the genius, manners, and customs of the Indians inhabiting the lands that lie adjacent to the heads and to the westward of the great river Mississippi; : and an appendix describing the uncultivated parts of American that are the most proper for forming settlements.

Author: Jonathan Carver; Key & Simpson,; American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress); Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress); Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Philadelphia : [Pennsylvania] : Key & Simpson, 1796.
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Carver, Jonathan, 1710-1780.
Three years travels through the interior parts of North-America, for more than five thousand miles.
Philadelphia : Key & Simpson, 1796
(OCoLC)868010684
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Carver; Key & Simpson,; American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress); Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress); Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 3386170
Notes: Originally published in 1778 under title: Travels through the interior parts of North America in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768. An article on Carver and his book and its probable authorship may be found in American Historical Review for January 1906, v. 11, p. 287.
Signatures: [a]⁴ b⁴ c² A-2Y⁴ A-B⁴ C².
Description: xx, ix, [10]-360 [i.e. 352], 20 pages ; 21 cm (8vo)
Other Titles: Travels through the interior parts of North America, in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768
Carver's travels
3 years travels through the interior parts of North-America, for more than five thousand miles
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