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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
Title variation
John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
Title variation remainder
John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jeffersons lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
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Genre
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
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
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10281034
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1954-
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Stark, Peter
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F884.A8
LC item number
S73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • 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
Target audience
adult
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John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
Label
Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival, Peter Stark
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 316-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The launch -- The journey -- Pacific Empire and war -- Fate of the Astorians
Control code
20243237
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 366 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062218292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn850180680
  • (OCoLC)850180680
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 316-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The launch -- The journey -- Pacific Empire and war -- Fate of the Astorians
Control code
20243237
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 366 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062218292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn850180680
  • (OCoLC)850180680

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