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journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie

Sir Alexander Mackenzie

journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie

by Sir Alexander Mackenzie

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Published by Macmillan of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Canadian,
  • Fur trade -- Northwest, Canadian,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 531-538.

    Statementedited by W. Kaye Lamb.
    ContributionsLamb, W. Kaye 1904-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 551 p. :
    Number of Pages551
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14993971M

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    The journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie / Edited by W. Kaye Lamb Mackenzie, Alexander, Sir, [ Book: ]. Simon Fraser was a fur trader who in explored a route from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean via what is now known as the Fraser River. His expedition was only the third to cross North America to the Pacific Ocean, after Sir Alexander MacKenzie and the Americans Lewis and Clark.4/5(3).

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Journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie by Sir Alexander Mackenzie Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sir Alexander Mackenzie (or MacKenzie) also known as Alasdair MacCoinnich ( - 12 March ) was a Scottish explorer. He is known for accomplishing the first east to west crossing of North America north of Mexico, which preceded the more famous Lewis and Clark Expedition by 12 years/5.

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OK Journals of MacKenzie Hardcover – International Edition, by 4/5(1). The journals of Alexander Mackenzie and his explorations of the Canadian Far North was of great interest to me. The book is well written and in a format understandable for anyone.

Good job Narrative Press for printing these great stories. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful/5(5). Mackenzie's Preface to the first edition of his Voyages --A General History of the Fur Trade from Canada to the North-west --Journal of a Voyage from Fort Chipewyan to the Arctic Ocean in --Journal of a Voyage from Fort Chipewyan to the Pacific Ocean in --Letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie, --Note by Mackenzie on Arrowsmith.

Get this from a library. The journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie. [Alexander Mackenzie; W Kaye Lamb] -- Journals of his expeditions of and ; letters,to Roderick McKenzie, McTavish, Fraser and Co., and others, relating to the fur trade in Canada.

The journals of Alexander Mackenzie voyages from Montreal, on the river St. Laurence, through the continent of North America, to the frozen and Pacific oceans, in the journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie book and ; with a premliminary account of the rise, progress, and present state of the fur trade of that country / by: Mackenzie, Alexander, Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie by Sir Alexander Mackenzie; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fur trade, Description and travel, Indians of North America; Places: Canadian Northwest; People: Alexander.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in. The Journals and Letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie ed. by W. Kaye Lamb (review) J.K. Stager; The Canadian Historical Review; University of Toronto Press; Vol Number 2, June ; pp.

; Review ; View Citation; Additional Information. Mackenzie’s journal of his explorations appeared in Both the Lewis and Clark and the Mackenzie expeditions were conceived as waterborne explorations and owed their strategy to the French explorers, who had proposed, sixty years earlier, that the North American continent could be crossed by going west on either the Saskatchewan or the.

Sir Alexander Mackenzie, fur trader, explorer (born around near Stornoway, Scotland; died 12 March near Dunkeld, Scotland).Mackenzie was one of Canada’s greatest explorers. In two epic journeys for the North West Company in andhe traversed the dense northern wilderness to reach the Arctic and Pacific first European to cross North America.

Mackenzie's "darling project" of reaching the Pacific Ocean in was. 6 W Kaye Lamb, The Journals and Letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie, P.

that reflected the hard-driving nature of its author and missed the economic pleas editorial val. Alexander Mackenzie (), explorer and fur trader, was possibly the first white man to cross continental North America.

He traveled mostly by canoe, determining his longitude by observing the eclipses of the planet Jupiter’s satellites. Sir Alexander Mackenzie, (born /64, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Scot.—died March 11/12,near Dunkeld, Scot.), Scottish fur trader and explorer who traced the course of the 1,mile Mackenzie River in Canada.

Immigrating to North America, he entered () a Montreal trading firm, which amalgamated with the North West Company, a rival of the Hudson’s Bay Company.

Mackenzie, Alexander. and Lamb, W. Kaye. The journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie / Edited by W. Kaye Lamb Published for the Hakluyt Society at the University Press Cambridge [Eng.] Australian/Harvard Citation. Mackenzie, Alexander. Buy The Journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie First edition by W Kaye Lamb (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(1). Alexander Mackenzie's journal of his travels through (current) northern Canada was published in England in as Voyages from Montreal on the River St. Laurence Through the Continent of North America to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans In the Years and The travelogue begins with "A General History of the Fur Trade", which describes the water route from Montreal to Lake Athabasca.

Sir Alexander Mackenzie (or MacKenzie, Scottish Gaelic: Alasdair MacCoinnich; – 12 March ) was a Scottish explorer known for accomplishing the first east to west crossing of America north of Mexico inwhich preceded the more famous Lewis and Clark Expedition by 12 years.

The Mackenzie River is named after him, the longest river system in Canada and the second longest in Born:Stornoway, Lewis, Scotland. "Exploring" a relationship. where referance is made to notes from a sister of Sir Alex quoted in the book "The Journals and Letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie", published at Cambridge.

Emails from Kevin in elucitate, he notes findings by he and his brother tally extremely well with my own. his first cousin, and the person who. Mackenzie, Alexander. Exploring the Northwest Territory: Sir Alexander Mackenzie’s journal of a voyage by bark canoe from Lake Athabasca to the Pacific Ocean in the summer of (Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, ).

McDonald, ed. Mackenzie, Alexander. The Letters and Journals of Sir Alexander Mackenzie, (London. Ledger, Dr.

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Letter Book,Sir Alexander Mackenzie and Company. Université de Montreal, Quebec, Canada.Alexander Mackenzie (2) (primary author only) Alexander Mackenzie (disambiguation) Author division "Alexander Mackenzie" is composed of at least 5 distinct authors, divided by their works.

You can edit the division. Name disambiguation. Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation. Includes. Alexander Mackenzie.Mackenzie, Alexander, Sir, ; Northwest, Canadian - Description and travel.

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