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Contested empire
Peter Skene Ogden and the Snake River expeditions
John Phillip Reid ; foreword by Martin Ridge.

Published 2002 by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: List of Maps ix
Foreword by Martin Ridge xi
Chapter 1: To Prevent Disputes and Differences 3
Chapter 2: The Wild and Untrammelled Life 13
Chapter 3: One of the Most Unprincipled Men 19
Chapter 4: We Hold This Country by So Slight a Tenure 36
Chapter 5: They Are Too Lazy To Come In with Their Furs 49
Chapter 6: No Money Would Induce Me to Risk Again 62
Chapter 7: Let Rules Be Made They Will Soon Be Broken 75
Chapter 8: We Must Endeavour to Annoy Them 87
Chapter 9: Do You Know in Whose Country You Are? 101
Chapter 10: Go We Will Where We Shall Be Paid 114
Chapter 11: They Are Now to Be Found in All Parts
of the Snake Country 135
Chapter 12: The Cheapest Shop Will Carry the Day 148
Chapter 13: It Is a Lottery with All Expeditions 161
Chapter 14: Our Own People Are Now Perfectly Satisfied 171
Chapter 15: The Country Virtually Falls into Our Keeping 191
Notes 205
Short Title List 231
Acknowledgments 247
Index 249.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-246) and index.



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F752.S7 R46 2002

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