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Author Golay, Michael, 1951-

Title The tide of empire : America's march to the Pacific / Michael Golay.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  978.02 G562t 2003    ---  Available
Description xiv, 386 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-368) and index.
Contents Ways West -- The road to India -- Arcadia -- The missionary impulse -- The great migration -- Manifest destiny -- The country of the setting sun.
Subject Oregon Territory -- History
Columbia River Valley -- History -- 19th century.
Oregon -- Discovery and exploration.
Columbia River Valley -- Discovery and exploration.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Oregon.
Fur traders -- Oregon -- History -- 19th century.
Pioneers -- Oregon -- History -- 19th century.
Missionaries -- Oregon -- History -- 19th century.
Overland journeys to the Pacific.
ISBN 0471377910 (cloth : alk. paper)

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