North American Exploration - Vol. 3

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Contents
List of Illustrations ,vii
List of Maps ,xi
Introduction to Volume 3 ,1
15. Exploring the American West in the Age of Jefferson / James P. Ronda,9
16. The Canadian Fur Trade and the Exploration of Western North America, 1797-1851 / John L. Allen,75
17. The Invention of the American West: Fur Trade Exploration, 1821-1839 / John L. Allen,132
18. Nature's Gullivers and Crusoes: The Scientific Exploration of British North America, 1800-1870 / Suzanne Zeller,190
19. Nineteenth-Century Exploration of the Arctic / W. Gillies Ross,244
20. The Military Explorers of the American West, 1838-1860 / Vincent Ponko Jr.,332
21. The Government Explorer in Canada, 1870-1914 / William A. Waiser,412
22. Scientific Exploration of the American West, 1865-1900 / Richard A. Bartlett,461
23. A "Capacity for Wonder": The Meanings of Exploration / William H. Goetzmann,521
Notes ,547
Selected Bibliography ,605
Contributors ,619
Index ,623

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