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Discovery and adventure on the northern coasts of America and the Hudson"s Bay territories

Patrick Fraser Tytler

Discovery and adventure on the northern coasts of America and the Hudson"s Bay territories

by Patrick Fraser Tytler

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Published by T. Nelson in London, Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • America -- Discovery and exploration,
  • Arctic regions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby P.F. Tytler and R.M. Ballantyne.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 17760
    ContributionsBallantyne, R. M. 1825-1894.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination5 microfiches (230 fr.)
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18783868M
    ISBN 100665177607

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Discovery and adventure on the northern coasts of America and the Hudson"s Bay territories by Patrick Fraser Tytler Download PDF EPUB FB2

[1]) are a reprint of the corresponding chapters of P.F. Tytler's "Historical view of the progress of discovery on the more northern coasts of America." The remaining chapters ("Recent discoveries," ) are by R.M. Ballantyne. Title on engraved added t.p.: Northern coasts of America and the Hudson's Bay Company's territories.

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