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The Resource Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival, Peter Stark

Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival, Peter Stark

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Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
Title
Astoria
Title remainder
John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
Statement of responsibility
Peter Stark
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the 1810 to 1813 expedition, financed by millionaire John Jacob Astor and encouraged by Thomas Jefferson, to establish Fort Astoria, a trading post on the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stark, Peter
Dewey number
979.5/46
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F884.A5
LC item number
S73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astor, John Jacob
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Tonquin (Ship)
  • Pacific Fur Company
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Voyages to the Pacific coast
  • Fur trade
  • Astoria (Or.)
  • Northwest, Pacific
Label
Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival, Peter Stark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 346-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 366 pages
Isbn
9780062218292
Lccn
bl2014004837
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
BK0013475882
Label
Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival, Peter Stark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 346-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 366 pages
Isbn
9780062218292
Lccn
bl2014004837
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
BK0013475882

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