Last edited by Akinolabar
Saturday, April 18, 2020 | History

7 edition of fur trade of the American West, 1807-1840 found in the catalog.

fur trade of the American West, 1807-1840

a geographical synthesis

by David J. Wishart

  • 169 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fur trade -- West (U.S.) -- History,
    • West (U.S.) -- History -- To 1848

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid J. Wishart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF592 .W78 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4746274M
      ISBN 100803247052
      LC Control Number78062915


Share this book
You might also like
The tale of the pronghorned cantaloupe

The tale of the pronghorned cantaloupe

economics of building

economics of building

State of New-Jersey. An act for procuring provisions for the use of the army, and other supplies for carrying on the war, and for settling the publick accounts of this state.

State of New-Jersey. An act for procuring provisions for the use of the army, and other supplies for carrying on the war, and for settling the publick accounts of this state.

Unsimple truths

Unsimple truths

The Macdermots of Ballycloran.

The Macdermots of Ballycloran.

earth in space

earth in space

A handbook of Japanese usage

A handbook of Japanese usage

Insurance legislation and portfolio management policies

Insurance legislation and portfolio management policies

Mirrors, prisms and lenses

Mirrors, prisms and lenses

Holy cow

Holy cow

Tracks and traces of prairie places

Tracks and traces of prairie places

The story of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange

The story of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange

Plot against peace

Plot against peace

High-tech crimes revealed

High-tech crimes revealed

An appeal to God and the King

An appeal to God and the King

fur trade of the American West, 1807-1840 by David J. Wishart Download PDF EPUB FB2

Out of 5 stars The Fur Trade of the AMerican WEst Reviewed in the United States on Novem it explains the fur trade of the american west.

Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the United States. Top international reviews/5(4).

"The whole [fur trade] system is traced out from the Green River rendezvous or the Fort Union post to the trading houses of St. Louis and the auctions in New York and Europe This is an impressive achievement for a book so brief [It] opens out onto new methodological vistas and paradigms in western history".-New Mexico Historical Review5/5(1).

Read the full-text online edition of The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Fur Trade of the American West, A.

Buy The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis New Ed by Wishart, David J. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wishart, David J., Fur trade of the American West, Lincoln: University of Nebraska.

The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis Bison book Bison books edition Croom Helm historical geography series: Author: David J.

Wishart: Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, Original from: the University of Virginia: Digitized: Jun 3, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects. Get this from a library. The fur trade of the American West, a geographical synthesis. [David J Wishart] -- Traces the trans-Mississippi fur trade system from the Green River rendezvous or the Fort Union post to the trading houses of St.

Louis and the auctions in New York and Europe. Such factors as. The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis By David J. Wishart University of Nebraska, Read preview Overview British Columbia and the United States: The North Pacific Slope from Fur Trade to Aviation By F.

Howay; W. Sage; H. Angus The Ryerson Press, The fur trade of the Trans-Missouri West has long been a fertile field of historical investigation, effectively plowed for almost a century by scholars, both trained and lay. Taking those familiar materials, Wishart has produced a book that brings a new and challenging dimension to that history.

Indeed, his synthesis calls for a new interpretation, namely, that the fur men's Author: Nunis, B Doyce. Reviews the books 'Many Tender Ties: women in Fur-Trade Society in Western Canada, ,' by Sylvia Van Kirk, and 'Pioneer and Gentlewomen of British North America, ,' edited by Beth Light and Allison Prentice.

The Fur Trade of the American West, (Book Review). The Fur Trade of the American West: by David J. Wishart. A standard work that stresses the exploitation and destruction of the physical and.

A big history of the Astor fur trade empire, known to mountain men as "American Fur." The West of William H. Ashley. Dale L. Morgan, ed. Denver: Old West Publishing Company, A monumental compilation of period documents and letters with extensive annotation. History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West.

2 vols. Hiram Martin Chittenden. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Fur Trade of the American West: out of 5 stars The Fur Trade of the AMerican WEst Reviewed in the United States on Novem /5. The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis: : Wishart, David J.: Libros en idiomas extranjeros1/5(1).

The fur trade is a worldwide industry dealing in the acquisition and sale of animal the establishment of a world fur market in the early modern period, furs of boreal, polar and cold temperate mammalian animals have been the most ically the trade stimulated the exploration and colonization of Siberia, northern North America, and the South Shetland and.

A standard reference work [that] should be required reading for all students of the American west.”-Pacific Historical Review. “The whole [fur trade] system is traced out from the Green River rendezvous or the Fort Union post to the trading houses.

This is an impressive achievement for a book so brief It] opens out onto new methodological vistas and paradigms in western history."-William H. Goetzmann, New Mexico Historical Review David J. Wishart is a professor of geography at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. - Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical.

The use of iron traps did not become wide spread until the early s. Beaver traps created the Mountain Man and eventually the Rocky Mountain fur trade. The sole purpose of the American and the Canadian fur trade brigades between and was to locate and trap beaver.

He is the author of The Fur Trade of the American West, – A Geographical Synthesis (Nebraska ). Praise "An even-handed, elegantly presented and thoroughly researched example of the sort of work historical geographers need to be doing."—.

Competitive Struggle: America's Western Fur Trading Posts, Caldwell, Idaho: Caxton Press. Wishart, David J. The Fur Trade of the American West University of Nebraska r: Joseph Renville, Kenneth McKenzie.

The Arikara War had causes that predated and repercussions long after the summer of This book is a good overview. David J. Wishart, The Fur Trade of the American West (Lincoln, NE, and London: University of Nebraska Press, ).

the upper missouri fur trade: strategy. THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN TRAPPING SYSTEM: STRATEGY. FUR TRADE OF AMERICAN WEST by DAVID WISHART~ROCKY MNTS~UPPER MISSOURI | eBaySeller Rating: % positive. Fur Traders, Trappers, and Mountain Men of the Upper Missouri focuses on eighteen men who represented the American Fur Company and its successors in the Upper Missouri trade.

Their biographies have been compiled from the classic ten-volume Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West, edited by LeRoy R. Hafen. HIST Fall Reading guide: David J.

Wishart, The Fur Trade of the American West, Preface. What is the objective of this study. The Preface succinctly identifies the book’s key concepts.

The Fur Trade of the American West David J. Wishart University of Nebraska Press, Price: $ This book focuses not on "personalities," but on "place." It's about the interrelationships between the biological, physical, and cultural environments that formed the basis for the evolution of the fur trade itself.

The Fur Trade of the American West by David J. Wishart (Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, ). A complete and readable description of the mechanics of the western American fur trade, this is a good book to start with. Men in Eden: William Drummond Stewart and Same-Sex Desires in the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade.

University of Nebraska Press. Lincoln, Nebraska. Burpee, Lawrence, J. Journals and Letters of Pierre Gaultier de Varendes de la Verendrye. Toronto. Chittenden, Hyrum Martin. American Fur Trade of the Far West. Volume I‑II. Yet Hedren's pronouncement that scholars have not found reason to revisit Sunder's subject and probably never will" seems too final Hedren adds that, even though David J.

Wishart's The Fur Trade of the American West, () is different from Sunder's study, they make excellent companion pieces. The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis. By David. Wishart. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, Maps, illustrations, charts, tables, notes, bibliography, and index.

$ The fur trade of the Trans-Missouri West has long been a fertile field of historical investi­Author: Nunis, B Doyce. See: Hubert H. Bancroft, History of Utah; Don Berry, Majority of Scoundrels ; Hiram M. Chittenden, The American Fur Trade of the Far West; Gloria Cline, Peter Skene Ogden and the Hudson's Bay Company; Harrison Dale, Ashley-Smith Exploration; Warren A.

Ferris, Life in the Rocky Mountains; Fred R. Gowans, Rocky Mountain Rendezvous; LeRoy R. Hafen, The. The Fur Trade of the American West - A Geographical Synthesis Wishart, David J. Bookseller: Articles of War Ltd (Silver City, NM, U.S.A.) Seller Rating.

The Fur Trade of the American West, A Geographical Synthesis by David J. Wishart, reviewed by Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Frontier Women: The Trans-Mississippi West, by Julie Roy Jeffrey, reviewed by Sandra L. Myres The fur trade of the Trans-Missouri West has long been a fertile field of historical investigation, effectively plowed for almost a century by scholars, both trained and lay.

Taking those familiar materials, Wishart has produced a book that brings a new and challenging dimension to Author: Jr.

Doyce B. Nunis. Wishart David Wishart, The Fur Trade of the American West,University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, Wooten Uncle Dick Wooten, “A Journey to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ”, F.

Wislizenus. The Fur Trade of the American West: A Geographical Synthesis by David J. Wishart. University of Nebraska Press, Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. The Rivermen, by Paul O’Neil; The Fur Trade on the Upper Missouri by John Sunder. Forty Years a Fur Trader on the Upper Missouri, The Personal Narrative of Charles Larpenter, The Fur Trade of the American West by David Wishart.

Floating the Missouri, by James Willard Schultz. My Life as an Indian, by James. The discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill in northern California set off a mining explosion that greatly hastened the development of the American West.

This new book gathers historic photographs of mining in the Old West, from “panning” for gold in the waters of California to deep mining throughout the Western Territories. The photos [ ]. He is the author of The Fur Trade of the American West, – A Geographical Synthesis (Nebraska ).

Editorial Reviews Brand: UNP - Nebraska Paperback. The Fur Trade of the American West, – A Geographical Synthesis, University of Nebraska Press (Lincoln, NE), (With Robert H. Stoddard and Brian W. Blouet) Human Geography: People, Places, and Cultures, Prentice-Hall.

“Symbol, Utility, and Aesthetics in the Indian Fur Trade,” Aspects of the Fur Trade (St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, ). Wishart, David J. Wishart, The Fur Trade of the American West, – (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, ).

Astor failed to realize this ambition (his Pacific Fur Company, a worldwide trading scheme pivoted at Fort Astoria at the mouth of the Columbia River, foundered in ), but until it suspended payments on September 6,the American Fur Company dominated the fur trade of the Great Lakes and the Central and Northern Great Plains.For further reading check out Rocky Mountain Rendezvous, by Fred Gowans, and The Fur Trade of the American West, –by David Wishart This entry was posted in News on Octo by mmmuseum."Fur Trade" redirects here.

For the band, see Fur Trade (band). Fur trade in Nizhny Novgorod (before ) The fur trade is a wor.