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Farming the frontier

Farming the frontier

the agricultural opening of the Oregon Country, 1786-1846

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Published by University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Pacific
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Northwest, Pacific -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames R. Gibson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1773.A9 G53x 1985b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination265 p. :
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2265662M
      ISBN 100774802197
      LC Control Number89150347

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