Astor and Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire : A Tale of Ambition and Survival on the Early American FrontierPaperback - 2015
Documents the 1810 to 1813 expedition, financed by millionaire John Jacob Astor and encouraged by Thomas Jefferson, to establish Fort Astoria, a trading post on the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest.
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.
Edition: First Ecco paperback edition.
Copyright Date: ©2015
Characteristics: xxiii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm