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Imperial Russia in frontier America

James Ronald Gibson

Imperial Russia in frontier America

the changing geography of supply of Russian America, 1784-1867

by James Ronald Gibson

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcartographer Miklos Pinther.
SeriesThe Andrew H. Clark series in the historical geography of North America
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22721128M
ISBN 100195018753

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Wagner, Henry R. Spanish Voyages to the Northwest Coast of America in the Sixteenth Century. San Francisco: California Historical Society, Weber, David J. The Spanish Frontier in North America.

New Haven: Yale University Press, Weber, David J., ed. New Spainís Far Northern Frontier: Essays on Spain in the American West, 3 About sixty-five Russian voyages took place between the Baltic and the Northern Pacific Rim up to James R.

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