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4 edition of Explorations of the Northwest coast of the United States found in the catalog.

Explorations of the Northwest coast of the United States

report on the claims of the heirs of Captains Kendrick and Gray.


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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

  • Indians of North America -- United States -- Land transfers.,
  • Indiens -- Amérique du Nord -- États-Unis -- Terres, Transferts des.,
  • Pacific Coast (United States and Canada) -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • Pacifique, Côte du (États-Unis) -- Découverte et exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 14118, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 14118
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 microfiche (14 fr.).
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23705111M
    ISBN 100665141181

      Which of the following was not a reason that Europeans undertook sea explorations in the Northwest? (Points: 1) They wanted to establish an independent nation. 2. Which of the following countries was not a major player in the European explorations of Northwest in the late s? (Points: 1) The United States (duh) 3.

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