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A majority of scoundrels : an informal history of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company

Author: Don Berry; Harry Scott; Larry Dingman Western Fiction Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, [1961] ©1961
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"An informal history of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company, 'the greatest name in the mountains,' celebrating the trapper-traders, the mountain men of legend, during the peak years of the American fur trade"--Dust jacket.
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Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Binding)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Berry, Don.
Majority of scoundrels.
New York, Harper [1961]
(OCoLC)707601320
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Berry; Harry Scott; Larry Dingman Western Fiction Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 237369
Notes: Two folded maps by Harry Scott inserted in folder pasted on back paste-down.
"Jacket design by Anita Walker"--Dust jacket.
Description: xiv, 432 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Author's preface --
Part one. Ashley and his men, 1822-1826 --
Part two. Smith Jackson & Sublette, 1826-1830 --
Part three. The Rocky Mountain Fur Company, 1830-1834 --
Afterword --
Brief calendar of events in the fur trade preceding 1822 --
Appendix A: The government factory system --
Appendix B: Bonneville and Wyeth --
Appendix C: Notes on the sources --
Appendix D: Synopsis --
Notes.
Responsibility: by Don Berry.

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"An informal history of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company, 'the greatest name in the mountains,' celebrating the trapper-traders, the mountain men of legend, during the peak years of the American fur trade"--Dust jacket.

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