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Exploration--British North America

John Palliser

Exploration--British North America

The journals, detailed reports, and observations relative to the exploration ... of that portion of British North America, which in latitude, lies between the British boundary line and the height of land or watershed of the northern or frozen ocean respectively, and in longitude, between the western shore of Lake Superior and the Pacific Ocean during the years 1857, 1858, 1859, and 1860

by John Palliser

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Published by Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M. Stationery Off. in London .
Written in English

  • Geology -- Canada,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel -- 1821-1867,
  • Canada -- Exploring expeditions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Captain Palliser ; Presented to both houses of Parliament by command of Her Majesty, 19th May, 1863.
    SeriesHistory of the Canadian Northwest -- PNW 448.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination325, [1] p.
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16315106M

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Exploration--British North America: Further Papers Relative to the Exploration by the Expedition Under Captain Palliser of that Portion of British North America which Lies Between the Northern Branch of the River Saskatchewan and the Frontier of the United States, and Exploration--British North America book the Red River and the Rocky Mountains, and Thence to the Pacific Ocean.

Exploration, British North America: the Journals, Detailed Reports and Observations Relative to the Exploration by Captain Palliser of that Portion of British North America Which, in Latitude, Lies Between the British Boundary Line and the Height of Land Or Watershed of the Northern Or Frozen Ocean Respectively And, in Longtitude, Between the Western Shore of Lake Superior and the Pacific.

ExplorationBritish North America. The journals, detailed reports, and observations relative to the exploration, by Captain Palliser, of that portion of British North America, which, in latitude, lies between the British boundary line and the height of land or watershed of the northern or frozen ocean respectively, and in longitude, between the western shore of Lake Superior and the Pacific Series: Cd.

(Great Britain. Parliament), The second volume includes the exploration of North America from the Spanish entrada of the sixteenth century to the British and Russian explorations of the Pacific coastal regions at the end of the eighteenth century-a time during which North America was largely defined and understood in terms of advancing scientific viewpoints during the European Enlightenment.

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Additional books from the extended shelves: Palliser, John, Exploration--British North America. Further papers relative to the exploration by the expedition under Captain Palliser of that portion of British North America which lies between the northern branch of the.

A bit of toning visible in the margins, which are chipped in a few areas, but remains in good to very good condition overall. 1 in stock. Add to cart. SKU: Categories: Canada, Culture, Exploration, History, Industry, Maps, Polar Maps.

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Exploration--British North America: papers relative to the exploration by Captain Palliser of that portion of British North America which lies between the northern branch of the river Saskatchewan and the frontier of the United States; and between the Red River and Rocky Mountains.

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