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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
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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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Publication
Control code
ocn850180680
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780062218292
System control number
(OCoLC)850180680
Label
Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
Publication
Control code
ocn850180680
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780062218292
System control number
(OCoLC)850180680

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