Merchant princes

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Viking, Sep 23, 1991 - Business & Economics - 502 pages
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Traces the history of the Hudson's Bay Company from the second half of the nineteenth century and the reign of Donald Alexander Smith to the company's contemporary machinations

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The third century of Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) was marked by an expansion into the Arctic followed by a slow transition from a fur trading company into Canada's leading retailer. Newman details these ... Read full review

Contents

Growing Up Cold
19
Bringing Louis Riel to Heel
37
The Great Fire Canoes
63
Copyright

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