Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America, 1792

Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America, 1792

Juan Francisco De La Bodega Y Quadra and the Nootka Sound Controversy

Book - 2012
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Covers Bodega's journey northward by sea and his summer sojourn at the Spanish outpost at Friendly Cove in Nootka Sound. Discusses the region, Bodega's relations with the area's Native peoples - notably Chief Maquinna - and his dealings with fur traders. Describes Bodega's meetings and negotiations with Vancouver and includes a selection of letters. Covers Bodega's journey back to Mexico with stopovers at Nunez Gaona and Monterey. Includes Bodega's original charts and illustrations.
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c2012
Description: 196 p. : ill., maps ; cm
ISBN: 9780870624087
Branch Call Number: 979.01 Bod


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