The Journal of John Work A Chief-trader of the Hudson's Bay Co. During His Expedition From Vancouver to the Flatheads and Blackfeet of the Pacific Northwest Edited, and With Account of the Fur Trade in the Northwest, and Life of Work

By: Work, John, Lewis, William S. Paul C. Phillips, Robert Carriker

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New, unread copy, 209 pages, frontis, illustrations, map, Introduction to second printing by Robert Carriker. The first section of the book gives an overview of the Fur Trade in the Northwest and the competition between the rival fur companies. Work's journal in presented next. His trapping expedition started in 1831 and ended the following year. They traveled through Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. The party faced numerous hardships, lack of food, a harsh winter, weak horses, harassment and attacks from the Blackfeet. Very good reading! see Howes W675. Retail price $45.00

Title: The Journal of John Work A Chief-trader of the Hudson's Bay Co. During His Expedition From Vancouver to the Flatheads and Blackfeet of the Pacific Northwest Edited, and With Account of the Fur Trade in the Northwest, and Life of Work

Author Name: Work, John, Lewis, William S. Paul C. Phillips, Robert Carriker

Categories: Fur Trade, Travel & Exploration,

Publisher: Spokane, The Arthur H. Clark Co.: 2006

ISBN Number: 0870623478

ISBN Number 13: 9780870623479

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 015028

Keywords: Fur Trade, Mountain Men, Blackfeet, Flatheads, American Fur Company, Hudson's Bay Company, Rocky Mountain Fur Company, John Work, Lewis and Clark