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The Resource A savage empire : trappers, traders, tribes, and the wars that made America, Alan Axelrod

A savage empire : trappers, traders, tribes, and the wars that made America, Alan Axelrod

Label
A savage empire : trappers, traders, tribes, and the wars that made America
Title
A savage empire
Title remainder
trappers, traders, tribes, and the wars that made America
Statement of responsibility
Alan Axelrod
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the effect of the fur trade on American history, from causing wars to sparking voyages of discovery
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Axelrod, Alan
Dewey number
381/.45685
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fur trade
  • Fur trade
  • Fur traders
  • Fur traders
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A savage empire : trappers, traders, tribes, and the wars that made America, Alan Axelrod
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-307) and index
Contents
Overture : Mr. Pepys's hat -- The middle ground -- Employees, martyrs, and four hundred rifles -- Beaver wars -- Inland empires -- "This new man" -- Fires in the wilderness -- Colonel Washington's mission -- "Property of the Crown" -- "Set the world on fire" -- Fort Necessity -- Mercenary War -- "All North America in the hands of a single power" -- White savages -- Big knives and red people -- Anthony and Astor
Control code
BK0009702627
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 324 p.
Isbn
9780312576561
Lccn
2011026771
Label
A savage empire : trappers, traders, tribes, and the wars that made America, Alan Axelrod
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-307) and index
Contents
Overture : Mr. Pepys's hat -- The middle ground -- Employees, martyrs, and four hundred rifles -- Beaver wars -- Inland empires -- "This new man" -- Fires in the wilderness -- Colonel Washington's mission -- "Property of the Crown" -- "Set the world on fire" -- Fort Necessity -- Mercenary War -- "All North America in the hands of a single power" -- White savages -- Big knives and red people -- Anthony and Astor
Control code
BK0009702627
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 324 p.
Isbn
9780312576561
Lccn
2011026771

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