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The Resource Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival

Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival

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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
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Peter Stark
Title variation
Astoria
Title variation remainder
John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jeffersons lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
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Subject
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
Writing style
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10281034
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1954-
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Stark, Peter
Dewey number
973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Astor, John Jacob
  • Expeditions
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Ocean travel
  • Fur industry and trade
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • Wilderness survival
  • Ambition
Target audience
adult
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John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
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Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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1004971
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cm
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pages
Isbn
9780062218292
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
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  • (Sirsi) i9780062218292
  • (OCoLC)850180680
Label
Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1004971
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780062218292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062218292
  • (OCoLC)850180680

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