Exploring and mapping Alaska the Russian America era, 1741-1867 /

"Russia first encountered Alaska in 1741 as part of the most ambitious and expensive expedition of the entire eighteenth century. For centuries since, cartographers have struggled to define and develop the enormous region comprising northeastern Asia, the North Pacific, and Alaska. The forces o...

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Author / Creator: Postnikov, A. V.
Other Authors / Creators:Falk, Marvin W., 1943-, editor.
Format: Electronic eBook
Imprint: Fairbanks : University of Alaska Press, [2015]
Series:Rasmuson library historic translation
Online Access:Available in Books at JSTOR: Evidence-Based Acquisition.