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The great fur land

or, Sketches of life in the Hudson"s bay territory

by H. M. Robinson

  • 371 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. M. Robinson, with numerous illustrations from designs by Charles Gasche.
      ContributionsGasche, Charles, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1060.9 .R65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx p., 1 l., 348 p.
      Number of Pages348
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6910902M
      LC Control Number01028285
      OCLC/WorldCa2627378

        Great book. My 10 year old son read this book on his own, and the entire series has become one of his favorites. I think it would also be a good book for parents to read to their younger children aged 8 and up.5/5. The trappers wanted to find a new source of animal fur for selling. The trappers needed to find fur to make warm clothes for themselves. The trappers wanted to become farmers to .


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