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First crossing

Alexander Mackenzie, his expedition across North America, and the opening of the continent

by Derek Hayes

  • 137 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Sasquatch Books in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Canadian,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Mackenzie, Alexander, Sir, 1763-1820,
    • Explorers -- Northwest, Canadian -- Biography,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific,
    • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Canadian -- History -- 18th century,
    • Fur trade -- Northwest, Canadian -- History -- 18th century,
    • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel,
    • Northwest, Canadian -- Discovery and exploration,
    • Canada -- Description and travel,
    • Canada -- Discovery and exploration

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 314-316) and index.

      StatementDerek Hayes.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1060.7.M1783 H39 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3946101M
      ISBN 101570613087
      LC Control Number2001031374

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Mary teaches a funny lesson about Chinese culture. Ameen’s teammates are not read for an Arab American quarterback. And Sopeap shares her memories of Cambodia.

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