BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

The search for the western sea : the story of the exploration of north-western America Burpee, Lawrence J. (Lawrence Johnstone), 1873-1946


""A bibliography of the exploration of northwestern America": pp. 596-611. Part 3 includes early exploration of British Columbia. A pioneer work. Changing trends in research have led to a revaluation of its merit. Critically reviewed by A.S. Morton in the Canadian Historical Review, vol. 17, 1936, pp.200-201. Printed in Great Britain and published simultaneously in Toronto by The Musson Book Company and in New York by D. Appleton and Company." -- Strathern, G. M. , & Edwards, M. H. (1970). Navigations, traffiques & discoveries, 1774-1848: A guide to publications relating to the area now British Columbia. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 42.

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