UPC 9780002007832 Emperor of the North 

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ISBN 9780002007832 - Emperor of the North

ISBN 9780002007832

Emperor of the North
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Description: The adventure-filled story of the legendary Hudson's Bay Company is inextricably linked to the formation of a Canadian nation stretching from sea to sea to sea. In an absorbing and lively new book on The Bay, James Raffan explores the forces that moulded a man, a company and a country. The histories of Sir George Simpson and the HBC in the golden years of the 19th century are in many ways one history, for Simpson's professional acumen and personal ambitions propelled a failing business to a position of great wealth and political power. At its height, the HBC trading territory covered an astonishing one-twelfth of the world's surface. Raffan captures the many contradictions of the larger-th

ISBN: 9780002007832
ISBN-13: 9 780002 007832
ISBN-10, Asin and Amazon's sku: 0002007832
Gtin13: 9780002007832
Gtin: 09780002007832
price data: $17.99 - NewCondition - InStock

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