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Exploring and Mapping Alaska : The Russian America Era, 1741-1867.

Author/Creator:
Postnikov, Alexey.
Publication:
: University of Alaska Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (545 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
Rasmuson Library Historic Translation Ser.
Rasmuson Library Historic Translation Ser.
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Electronic books.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
I. The Russian Advance Toward the Pacific Ocean
II. Are America and Asia Joined?
III. Mapping the Distribution of Water and Land in the North Pacific (1750-1800)
IV. The Exploration and Cartography of Russian America (1799-1867)
V. The Sale of Alaska and the International Expedition to Effect a Telegraph Link between North America and Europe via Siberia
Conclusion: Russian Heritage and the Influence of Geographic Explorations in Alaska
Bibliography
Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Falk, Marvin.
Black, Lydia.
Other format:
Print version: Postnikov, Alexey Exploring and Mapping Alaska
ISBN:
9781602232525
9781602232518
OCLC:
911054899