Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival

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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.
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subject_facet Astor, John Jacob, -- 1763-1848, Astoria (Or.) -- History, Astoria (Or.) -- History -- 19th century, Fur trade -- Columbia River Valley -- History -- 19th Century, HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries, HISTORY / United States / 19th Century, Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826, Northwest, Pacific -- Discovery and exploration, Northwest, Pacific -- History -- 19th century, Overland journeys to the Pacific, Pacific Fur Company, SPORTS & RECREATION / Outdoor Skills, Tonquin (Ship), Voyages to the Pacific coast
title_display Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
title_full Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire : a story of wealth, ambition, and survival / Peter Stark, Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival [electronic resource] / Peter Stark, Astoria John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
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title_sub John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's lost Pacific empire: a story of wealth, ambition, and survival
topic_facet Astor, John Jacob, Discovery and exploration, Fur trade, History, Jefferson, Thomas, Nonfiction, Overland journeys to the Pacific, Sports & Recreations, Voyages to the Pacific coast