Hardcover: 436 pages
Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press; First Edition edition (June 15, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.5 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 2539144
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
David Thompson’s Travels is one of the finest early expressions of the Canadian experience. The work is not only the account of a remarkable life in the fur trade but an extended meditation on the land and Native peoples of western North America. The second in a planned three volumes of Thompson’s writings, this edition completes the great surveyor and fur trader’s spirited autobiographical narrative. In the 1848 Travels, Thompson describes his m...