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Exploring North America, 1800-1900

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
Print Book, English, ©2010
Chelsea House, New York, ©2010
151 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
9781604131949, 1604131942
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