The Search For The Western Sea; The Story Of The Exploration Of North-western America by Lawrence Johnstone BurpeeThe Search For The Western Sea; The Story Of The Exploration Of North-western America by Lawrence Johnstone Burpee

The Search For The Western Sea; The Story Of The Exploration Of North-western America

byLawrence Johnstone Burpee

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1908. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... INDEX Aberdeen Lake, 159 Acadia, 75 Accomac Peninsula, xiii Achinrow, the, Fraser among, 522 Ackomakki (The Feathers), Black- foot Chief, map by, 178 Adelaide Peninsula, xl; Back at, 568 Africa, x Agassi*, Lake, prehistoric, xix, xxii Aguilar, discovery credited to, 296 Ahnahaways, Amahami, or Saul- teurs (q.v.), 355 Akimiski Island, 18, 19, 22, 59 Akpatok Island, 8, 11, 13, 14 Alaska, xvii, xx, 349 Albanel, Father, 218 Albany, or Ste. Anne's, Fort, xxxi-ii Albany, frigate, 8j-8, 90 Albany River, xxii, xxiv, xxxi, 222, source of, xxxii Alberta, province of, xlviii Alempigon, or Nipigon, Lake (g.v.), 200, Umfreville's west- ward route via, 331 Alexander, Fort, 237, 242 Alexandria, Fort, Harmon at, 492, 493, Mackenzie's fur- thest, on the Fraser, 469, 509 Allen, Thomas, 406 Allouez, Father, 217 America, 37, 203, early explorers of, ix-xiv peopling of, Bobe's theory, 205 North-Western, exploration of, xv, xvi, xvii et seq. geography of, xvii et seq. water routes of, xxi et seq. Amish, or Beaver, Lake (q.v.), 316 Amista-Asinee, or Hayes River (q.v.), 115 Amocomanko Island, 11 Amour, Gulf of, 204 Amsterdam, 3 Ancient Mariner, by S. T. Cole- ridge, 62 Anderson, James, Arctic expedition of, 57o . journals of,&c., 555, 603 Angukuni, Lake, 143 Anian, Strait of, or D'Uriez Strait, non-existent, xv, 35,86, 91,93,204,286,292,296 Antelope, on Saskatchewan, 397 Apet-Sepee, or Steel River (q.v.), 117 Appleton's "Cyclopaedia of America," 285 note Arabuthcow, or Athabaska Lake, Archithinue, or Blackfeet Indians (q.v.), 123, 133 Archithinue Lake, 133, 134 Arctic coast, explorations to, and along: Backs, xlvii, 568 Franklin's, 562, 564 Mackenzie's, 409-12, 416- 42. 459 Simpson's, 568-9 route to, 560 scientific knowledge of, 570,571 drainage slope, xvii, xx, xxxviii-xl Ocean, xvii,...

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Title:The Search For The Western Sea; The Story Of The Exploration Of North-western AmericaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:188 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.4 inPublished:January 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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