Ranald MacDonald: The Narrative of His Early Life on the Columbia Under the Hudson's Bay Company's Regime, of His Experiences in the Pacific Whale Fishery, and of His Great Adventure to Japan : with a Sketch of His Later Life on the Western Frontier, 1824-1894
The son of a Chinook Indian princess and a Hudson's Bay Company trader, MacDonald was the first American, and the first English teacher, to go voluntarily to Japan.
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Foreword by Donald J Sterling Jr
Biographical Account of Ranald Mac Donald
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