Distant Dominion: Britain and the Northwest Coast of North America, 1579-1809

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Index
Acadians, 92
Acapulco, Mexico, 17, 51, 132
Adams-Onis Treaty, 132
Admiralty, Lords Commissioners of, 19, 2023, 24, 43, 70, 86, 88, 89, 92, 113, 117, 118, 119, 122, 133, 134, 150
Admiralty Inlet, 126
Adventure Cove, 161 n. 15
Afognak Island, 95
Aguilar, Martin de, 17, 30, 124
Ahousat, 70, 75
Alaska, 22, 23, 39, 41, 43-45, 67, 93, 96, 97, 129, 147
Alava, José Manuel de. 130
Alcudia, Duke of, 130
Aleutians, 2, 3, 64, 95, 97
Alexander Archipelago, 39
American Revolution, 57, 77, 80, 112, 114, 147
Anderson, Admiral Bern, 116, 125
Anglo-Spanish Convention, 1790, 115, 118
Anglo-Spanish relations, 9-20, 27, 72, 79, 8587, 88-89, 90, 100-115, 118, 119, 129130, 131, 134. See also Nootka Sound Controversy
Anson, Commodore George, 17, 18, 19, 20, 47, 90, 91
Antiscorbutics, 33, 59
Arctic Ocean, 45
Arteaga, Ignacio de, 95
Associated Merchants Trading to the North‐ west Coast, 71, 165 n. 13
Astor, John Jacob, 140, 141, 148
Astoria ( Fort George), 141, 142. 144
Astorians, 136
Athabasca, 134, 135, 136, 137, 140-141, 147
Australia. See Botany Bay, New South Wales, Port Jackson
Austrian East Indian Company. 66
Baker, Joseph, 122
Ballard, Volant Vashon, 122
Banks, Sir Joseph, 24, 81, 115, 119, 120. 121, 162 n. 5
Barham, Lord. See Middleton, Sir Charles
Barkley. Charles William, 3, 62, 66, 68, 70, 146, 160 n. 45
Barkley Sound. 32, 67, 68
Barnet, Thomas, 105
Barrie, Sir Robert, 122
Barrington. Admiral. 113
Barrington, Daines, 21, 22
Bayley, William, 27
Beads, 42, 44
Beale, Daniel, 160 n. 45
Beale, David, 68
Beaver, 142, 147
Beer, 156 n. 35
Bella Bella, 128
Bella Coola, 70
Bella Coola River, 138
Bellingham Bay, 127
Bengal, India, 50, 53, 68, 129
Bengal Fur Society (Company), 64, 68
Bering, Vitus, 18, 44, 96, 97
Bering Sea, 39, 40, 45, 118
Bering Strait, 2, 29, 39, 58, 147
Bethune, Angus. 144
Billings, Joseph, 27, 97, 164 n. 19
Birney, Earle, I
Bishop. R. P., 13
Bligh. William, 26
Bligh Island, 31, 32, 36, 37, 59
Board of Trade, 143, 149
Bodega y Quadra, Juan Francisco de la, 94, 95, 109, 110, 128, 129, 130, 132
Bodega Bay, 132, 144
Bolton, H. E., 155 n. 22
Bolts, William, 53, 159 n. 6
Bombay, India, 57, 58, 65
Boston Traders, 39, 57, 71, 75, 77, 98, 101, 125, 137
Botany Bay, 81, 82-83, 91, 162 n. 3
Boundary Bay, 127
Bourbon, House of, 114
Brabant, Father A. J., 157 n. 47
Brass Plate, Drake's. See Drake's Plate
Broughton, William R., 2, 122, 125, 126, 127, 131, 132, 134
Bucareli, Antonio Maria de, 94, 95, 96
Burney, James, 27

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  • Distant Dominion - Britain and the Northwest Coast of North America, 1579-1809 *
  • Contents *
  • Photographic Credits *
  • Illustrations *
  • Preface *
  • 1: Tyranny of Distance *
  • 2: Pacific Probes *
  • 3: Cook's Reconnaissance *
  • 4: Spanning the Pacific *
  • 5: The Fortune Seekers *
  • 6: Beachhead of Empire *
  • 7: Imperial Dreams and False Starts *
  • 8: Conflicts of Ambition *
  • 9: Dealing with the Dons *
  • 10: The Surveyor-Diplomats *
  • 11: The Overlanders *
  • Epilogue *
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