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History of British Columbia from its earliest discovery to the present time

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Published by W. Briggs; [etc., etc.] in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia
    • Subjects:
    • British Columbia -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Alexander Begg ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1088 .B41
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, [1], [7]-568 p.
      Number of Pages568
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6911914M
      LC Control Number02000325
      OCLC/WorldCa4078785

      A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. IV. - Arranged in Systematic Order: Forming a Complete History of the - Origin and Progress of Navigation, Discovery, and Commerce, by Sea - and Land, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time; A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. III. - Arranged in. Juan Perez (Juan Josef Perez Hernandez), sailing on the frigate Santiago with a crew made up mostly of Mexicans, was the first non-native to sight, examine, name, and record the islands near British Columbia, including what are now Vancouver Island and Queen Charlotte Island. Perez sailed from Mexico on behalf of Spain, reaching the Pacific Northwest during the summer of The Northwest Passage, however, remained the most important goal, and the search for the passage continued even though at that time such a route had no commercial value. Proof of the existence of the passage in the mids only revealed how difficult its transit would be, and it was not until the early 20th cent. that the first transit was. tinuous development from its earliest known beginnings right up to the present. It reaches from the archaeological Minnesota maiden of Pelican Rapids to Elmer Benson and " Bernle" Bierman. It traces the widening and deepening of human activity In this region from the days when Its forests, waters, and prairies served only a.


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