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The Resource The making of John Ledyard : empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler, Edward G. Gray

The making of John Ledyard : empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler, Edward G. Gray

Label
The making of John Ledyard : empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler
Title
The making of John Ledyard
Title remainder
empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler
Statement of responsibility
Edward G. Gray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gray, Edward G.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G226.L5
LC item number
G73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ledyard, John
  • Ledyard, John
  • Ledyard, John
  • Explorers
  • Travelers
  • Voyages and travels
  • United States
  • Oceania
  • Russia
Label
The making of John Ledyard : empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler, Edward G. Gray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-215) and index
Contents
A colonial childhood -- On stage at Dartmouth College -- Serving Captain Cook with honor -- Seeking distinction with the pen aboard the Resolution -- Following the Revolution home -- From author to fur trader -- Becoming a traveler in Thomas Jefferson's Paris -- Across the Russian empire -- Despotism and human nature in Catherine II's Russia -- To Africa
Control code
73993148
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 224 p.
Isbn
9780300110555
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006033476
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)73993148
Label
The making of John Ledyard : empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler, Edward G. Gray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-215) and index
Contents
A colonial childhood -- On stage at Dartmouth College -- Serving Captain Cook with honor -- Seeking distinction with the pen aboard the Resolution -- Following the Revolution home -- From author to fur trader -- Becoming a traveler in Thomas Jefferson's Paris -- Across the Russian empire -- Despotism and human nature in Catherine II's Russia -- To Africa
Control code
73993148
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 224 p.
Isbn
9780300110555
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006033476
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)73993148

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