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Record #167484:

David Thompson: the epic expeditions of a great Canadian explorer / Graeme Pole.

Title: David Thompson: the epic expeditions of a great Canadian explorer / Graeme Pole.
Author(s): Pole, Graeme.
Date: 2003.
Publisher: Canmore, AB, Canada: Altitude Pub.
Abstract: "One of world's greatest geographers" spent 28 years in fur trade for Hudson's Bay Company, covering 55 000 miles and surveying more than 1 500 000 square miles, by all means of travel. He determined source of Mississippi and followed Columbia and Saskatchewan Rivers as part of his work.
Keywords: 061.5 -- Business enterprises: Hudson's Bay Company.
528.3 -- Surveying, geodetic and field.
675.6 -- Fur trade.
92 -- Biographies: Thompson, David.
X -- Biographies and obituaries.
(*41) -- Canada.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 92[Thompson, David]
ISBN: 1551539721
SPRI record no.: 167484

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