Adventuring with Boldness: The Triumph of the Explorers

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Fulcrum Pub., 2006 - History - 247 pages
This book is split into two sections, the first telling the stories of the expeditions of Alexander Mackenzie, Zebulon Pike, Lewis and Clark, John Wesley Powell, and more. The second part tells how they dealt with travel issues.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

This one took some time to get through. It's not something I could immerse myself in, as it read more like a history text than a narrative. It was also about the exploits of men that I consider to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

This one took some time to get through. It's not something I could immerse myself in, as it read more like a history text than a narrative. It was also about the exploits of men that I consider to ... Read full review

Contents

William Bligh 17541817Beast or Hero?
1
Samuel Hearne 17451792
8
Alexander Mackenzie 17621820
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Bruce C. Paton, MD, was born in India, educated in Scotland, served as a lieutenant in Royal Marine Command, graduated in medicine from the University of Edinburgh, and worked as a doctor in Kenya and Scotland before coming to the United States as a research fellow in surgery.

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