The Resource Radisson & des Groseilliers : fur traders of the North, Katharine Bailey

Radisson & des Groseilliers : fur traders of the North, Katharine Bailey

Label
Radisson & des Groseilliers : fur traders of the North
Title
Radisson & des Groseilliers
Title remainder
fur traders of the North
Statement of responsibility
Katharine Bailey
Title variation
Radisson and des Groseilliers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Radisson and des Groseilliers were French explorers and fur traders. Their discoveries led to the creation of the Hudson Bay Company, Canada's oldest corporation and one of the oldest merchant companies in the world
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 971.01/63092
  • B
  • 971.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F1060.7
  • F1060.7
LC item number
  • .B35 2006
  • .B35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
In the footsteps of explorers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Radisson & des Groseilliers : fur traders of the North, Katharine Bailey
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Coureurs de bois -- The French settlement -- Young adventurers -- The partnership -- Winter in the North -- Success in Hudson Bay -- The expedition -- Life at sea -- Native life -- Two worlds meet -- After the expedition -- The HBC -- A lasting impression
Control code
62679803
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780778724582
Lccn
2005035760
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map

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