An account of the countries adjoining to Hudson"s Bay, in the north-west part of America

containing a description of their lakes and rivers, the nature of the soil and climates, and their methods of commerce, &c. shewing the benefit to be made by settling colonies, and opening a trade in these parts; whereby the French will be deprived in a great measure of their traffick in furs, and the communication between Canada and Mississippi be cut off. With an abstract of Captain Middleton"s journal, and observations upon his behaviour during his voyage, and since his return ... The whole intended to shew the great probability of a north-west passage, so long desired; and which (if discovered) would be of the highest advantage to these kingdoms by Arthur Dobbs

Publisher: Printed for J. Robinson, at the Golden Lion in Ludgate-Street in London

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Subjects:

  • Glossaries, vocabularies,
  • Hudson"s Bay Company,
  • Description and travel,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Fur trade,
  • Indian linguistics,
  • Eskimo languages

Edition Notes

StatementBy Arthur Dobbs, Esq;
ContributionsFuentes, Bartolomé de, 17th cent, Middleton, Christopher, d. 1770
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1060.7 .D63
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], ii, 211, [1] p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25312105M
LC Control Number02001947

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An account of the countries adjoining to Hudson's Bay, in the north-west part of America; containing a description of their lakes and rivers, the nature of the soil Reviews: 1. Hudson’s bay company waited for traders to come to then for trading. Had more knowledge of local economics than HBC because NWC was started by locals.

Both companies had fur monopolies once they merged. HBC also had interest in farming and land sales. Both companies kept records of sales and had an organized book keeping system.

An account of the countries adjoining to Hudson's Bay in the north-west part of America. [Arthur Dobbs] -- Reprint of edition. Dobbs urged the riches of Hudson Bay and the probability of a Northwest Passage in his opposition to the Hudson's Bay Company's monopoly of trade there.

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AN ACCOUNT OF THE COUNTRIES ADJOINING TO HUDSON’S BAY, IN THE NORTH-WEST PART OF AMERICA: Containing a Description of their Lakes and Rivers, the Nature of the Soil and Climates, and their Methods of Commerce, &c.

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