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Explorers

Amundsen

Amundsen, Roald Englebert Gravning, (1872-1928)

Nordvest-passagen beretning om Gjøa-ekspeditionen, 1903-1907. Kristiania: H. Aschehoug & Co., 1908.

Roald Amundsen's "The North West Passage" Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Gjøa", 1903-1907. London: Archibald Constable, 1908.

Baffin

Dodge, Ernest S.

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Markham, Sir Clements R., (1830-1916)

The Voyages of William Baffin, 1612-1622. Introduction and annotations by Clements R. Markham. London: The Hakluyt Society, 1881.

Purchas, Samuel, (1577-1626)

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Bernier

Bernier, Joseph Elzéar

Report on the Dominion of Canada Government expedition to the Arctic Islands and Hudson Strait on board the D.G.S. 'Arctic'. Ottawa: Government Print Bureau, 1910; Ottawa: C. H. Parmelee, 1909. Available in French under the title: Rapport sur la croisière faite par le trois-mâts mixte "Arctic" de la Puissance du Canada dans l'archipel arctique et le détroit d'Hudson [1908-1909]. Ottawa: Imprimerie Nationale, 1910.

Master Mariner and Arctic Explorer: A Narrative of Sixty Years at Sea From the Logs and Yarns of Captain J. E. Bernier. Ottawa: Le Droit, 1939.

Les Mémoires de J. E. Bernier. Translated by Paul Terrien. Montreal: Quinze, c1983.

Cabot

Dufour, Pierre, and Michelle Guitard

Passages: A Treasure Trove of North American Exploration. Ottawa: National Library of Canada, 1992. Available in French under the title: Passages : Un écrin des exploration de l'Amérique du Nord.

Hakluyt, Richard, (1552?-1616)

The Principall [sic] Navigations, Voiages, and Discoveries of the English Nation [...]. London: George Bishop and Ralph Newberie, 1589.

Harrisse, Henry, (1829-1910)

Jean et Sébastien Cabot, leur origine et leurs voyages. Paris: E. Leroux,1882.

Cartier

Cartier, Jacques

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Hakluyt, Richard, (1552?-1616)

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Ramusio, Giovanni Battista, (1485-1557)

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Schlesinger, Roger and Arthur P. Stabler

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Thévet, André, (1502-1590)

Les Singularitez de la France antartique, autrement nommée Amerique, & de plusieurs terres & isles decouvertes de nostre temps. Paris: Héritiers de Maurice de la Porte,1558.

Champlain

Champlain, Samuel de (1567?-1635)

Les Voyages du sieur de Champlain, Xaintongeois, capitaine ordinaire pour le Roy, en la marine [...]. Paris: Jean Berjon, 1613.

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Trudel, Marcel

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Cook

Cook, James

A voyage to the Pacific Ocean Undertaken by the Command of His Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere to Determine the Position and Extent of the West Side of North America; Its Distance from Asia; and the Practicability of a Northern Passage to Europe[...]. London: W. and A. Strahan, 1784.

Ellis, William, ed.

An Authentic Narrative of a Voyage Performed by Captain Cook and Captain Clerke in His Majesty's Ships Resolution and Discovery During the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780: In Search of a North-West Passage Between the Continents of Asia and America [...]. London: G. Robinson, 1782.

Williams, Glyndwr

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Corte Real

Wytfliet, Corneille, (c. 1599-1607)

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Davis

Hakluyt, Richard, (1552?-1616)

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Markham, Albert

The Voyages and Works of John Davis, the Navigator. London: Hakluyt Society, 1880. Biography includes Davis's work, Seaman's Secrets. (London, 1599.) There is a map of Davis's voyages at the end of the introduction in Clements R. Markham (1889).

Markham, Sir Clements R., (1830-1916)

A Life of John Davis, the Navigator, 1550-1605, Discoverer of Davis Straits. New York: Dodd, Mead; London: George Philip & Sons, 1889.

Oleson, Tryggvi J., (1912-1963)

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Purchas, Samuel, (1577-1626)

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First Nations and Inuit

Dickason, Olive Patricia

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Chad Gaffield, dir.

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Franklin

Franklin, Sir John, (1786-1847)

Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea in the Years 1819, 20, 21, and 22 [...]. London: J. Murray, 1823.

Narrative of a Second Expedition to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1825-1826 and 1827 [...]. London: J. Murray, 1828; reprinted: Edmonton: G. Hurtig, 1971.

Holland, Clive

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Fraser

Fraser, Simon

Journal of a Voyage from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean Performed in the Year 1808. [Toronto]: Toronto Public Library [1967?].

The Letters and Journals of Simon Fraser 1806-1808. Introduction by W. Kaye Lamb, ed. Toronto: Macmillan, 1960.

Lamb, W. Kaye

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Frobisher

Francis, Daniel

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Hakluyt, Richard, (1552?-1616)

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Howard, Richard

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Settle, Dionyse

De Martini Forbisseri Angli navigatione in regiones occidentis et septentrionis. Narratio historica, ex Gallico sermone in Latinum. Translated by D. Joan Tho. Freigivm. Noribergae [Nürnberg, Germany]: C. Gerlachin & H.J. Montani, 1580.

Hearne

Hearne, Samuel, (1745-1792)

A Journey From Prince of Wale's Fort in Hudson's Bay, to the Northern Ocean. Undertaken [...] in the Years 1769, 1770, 1771, & 1772. London: A. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1795.

Mackinnon, C.S.

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McGoogan, Kenneth, 1947-

Ancient Mariner : The Amazing Adventures of Samuel Hearne, the Sailor Who Walked to the Arctic Ocean. Toronto : HarperFlamingo Canada, 2003.

Hudson

Asher, G. M. (Georg Michael), d. 1905

Henry Hudson, the Navigator: The Original Documents in Which His Career Is Recorded. Collected, partly translated, and annotated, with an introduction By G.M. Asher. London: printed for the Hakluyt Society no. 27, 1860(6 microfiches); New York: B. Franklin, [1963?].

Bacon, Edgard Mayhew, (1855-1935)

Henry Hudson: His Times and His Voyages. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1907.

Educational Research Council of America, Social Science Staff

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Gerritsz, Hessel, (1581?-1632)

The Arctic North-East and West Passage: Detectio freti Hudsoni, or, Hessel Gerritsz's Collection of Tracts by Himself, Massa, and De Quir, on the N.E. and W. Passage, Siberia, and Australia. Amsterdam: F. Muller, 1878.

Descriptio ac delineatio geographica detectionis freti: sive, transitus ad occasum suprà terras Americanas, in Chinam atq[ue], Iaponem ducturi, recens investigati ab M. Henrico Hudsono Anglo[...]. Amsterdam: Hefselij Gerardi, 1613.

Neatby, L. H.

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Purchas, Samuel, (1577-1626)

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Powys, Llewelyn, (1884-1939)

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Read, John Meredith, (1837-1896)

A Historical Inquiry Concerning Henry Hudson, His Friends, Relatives and Early Life, His Connexion With the Muscovy Company and Discovery of Delaware Bay. Albany, New York: J. Munsell, 1866.

Jolliet and Marquette

Delanglez, Jean

Louis Jolliet, vie et voyages (1645-1700). [Montreal]: Institut d'histoire de l'Amérique française, 1950.

Grandbois, Alain

Né à Québec. Critical edition by Estelle Côté and Jean Cléo Godin. Montreal: Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal, collection La Bibliothèque du Nouveau Monde, 1994.

Marquette, Jacques, (1637-1675)

"Récit des voyages et découvertes du Père Marquette." Relations inédites de la Nouvelle-France (1672-1679) pour faire suite aux anciennes relations (1615-1672). Montreal: Éditions Élysée, [1974], vol. II.

Society of Jesus

Relation de ce qui s'est passe de plus remarquable … . Quebec: Cramoisy, 1861.

Thwaites, Reuben Gold, ed.

The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents: Travels and Explorations of the Jesuit Missionaries in New France, 1610-1791. Cleveland: Burrows Bros., [1900]; [New York: Pageant, 1959].

Vachon, André

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Kelsey

Davies, K. G.

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Kelsey, Henry, (c.1670 - c.1724)

The Kelsey Papers. Introduction by Arthur G. Doughty and Chester Martin. Ottawa: F. A. Acland, 1929.

Knight, Stuart and Thanadelthur

Dodge, Ernest S.

"Knight, James." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. II, 1969, pp. 318-320.

Kenney, J. F.

The Founding of Churchill: Being the Journal of Captain James Knight, Governor-in-Chief in Hudson Bay, from the 14th of July to the 13th of September, 1717. Introduction and annotations by James F. Kenney. Toronto: Dent, 1932.

Thorman, G.E.

"Thanadelthur." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. II, 1969, p. 627-628.

Van Kirk, Sylvia

Many Tender Ties: Women in Fur-Trade Society, 1670-1870. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, c1980.

Williams, Glyndwr

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La Salle

Dupré, Céline

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Joutel, Henri, (1640?-1735)

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Tonti, Henri de, (1650?-1704)

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La Vérendrye

Champagne, Antoine

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Burpee, Lawrence J., ed.

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Zoltvany, Yves F.

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Mackenzie

Lamb, W. Kaye

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Mackenzie, Sir Alexander, (1764-1820)

Voyages from Montreal [...] to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans, in the Years 1789 and 1793. London: R. Noble, 1801.

McClure

Baker, J. N. L.

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McClure, Sir Robert, (1807-1873)

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Missionaries

Bréhant de Galinée, René de, (c. 1645 - 1678)

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Hennepin, Louis, (1626- c. 1705)

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Margry, Pierre, (1818-1894)

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Maurault, Olivier

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Sagard, Gabriel, (c. 1614 -c. 1636)

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Society of Jesus

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Thwaites, Reuben Gold, ed.

The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents: Travels and Explorations of the Jesuit Missionaries in New France, 1610-1791. Cleveland: Burrows Bros., [1899]; [New York: Pageant, 1959].

Norse

Gordon, Kate, and Robert McGhee

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Jones, Gwyn

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McGhee, Robert

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Oleson, Tryggvi J., (1912-1963)

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Sveinsson, E.O. and Matthias Þorðarson, eds.

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Palliser and Hind

Gay, Charles

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Hind, Henry Youle, (1823-1908)

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Jarrell, Richard A.

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Palliser, John, (1807-1887)

Solitary Rambles and Adventures of a Hunter in the Prairies. London: John Murray, 1853.

Exploration - British North America: Papers Relative to the Exploration by Captain Palliser of That Portion of British North America Which Lies Between the Northern Branch of the River Saskatchewan and the Frontier of the United States and Between the Red River and the Rocky Mountains and Thence to the Pacific Ocean. London: Printed by G. E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1859.

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Spry, Irene M.

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The Papers of the Palliser Expedition, 1857-1860. Toronto: Champlain Society, 1968.

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Parry

Johnson, Robert E.

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Parry, Edward, (1830-1890)

Memoirs of Rear-Admiral Sir W. Edward Parry [...], late Lieut. Governor of Greenwich Hospital. By his son, the Rev. Edward Parry, M.A. London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans & Roberts, 1857.

Parry, Sir William Edward, (1790-1855)

Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage From the Atlantic to the Pacific: Performed in the Years 1819-20 in His Majesty's Ships Hecla and Griper [...]. London: J. Murray, 1821.

Voyage fait en 1819 et 1820, sur les vaisseaux de S.M.B. l'Hecla et le Griper pour découvrir un passage du nord-ouest de l'océan Atlantique à la mer Pacifique [...]. Translated from the English by A.-J.-B. Defauconpret. Paris: Gide fils, 1822.

Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage From the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1821-22-23 [...]. London, J. Murray, 1824; reprinted New York: Greenwood Press, 1968.

Journal of a Third Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage From the Atlantic to the Pacific: Performed in the Years 1824-25 [...]. London: J. Murray, 1826; Philadelphia: H.C. Corey and I. Lea, 1826.

Journals of the First, Second and Third Voyages for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, in 1819-20-21-22-23-24-25 [...]. London: Murray, 1828, 5 vol.

Three Voyages for the Discovery of a North-West Passage From the Atlantic to the Pacific, and Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole. New York: Harpers, 1840, 2 vol.

Pond

Gates, Charles M.

Five Fur Traders of the Northwest. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society. 1965.

Gough, Barry M.

"Pond, Peter." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. V, 1983, pp. 681-685.

Innis, Harold A.

Peter Pond and the Influence of Capt. James Cook on Exploration in the Interior of North America. Ottawa: Royal Society of Canada, 1928.

Peter Pond, Fur Trader and Adventurer. Toronto: Irwin and Gordon, 1930.

Wagner, Henry Raup, (1862-1957)

Peter Pond, Fur Trader and Explorer. [New Haven]: Yale University Library, 1955.

Radisson and Des Groseilliers

Adams, Arthur T, dir.

The Explorations of Pierre Esprit Radisson: From the Original Manuscript in the Bodleian Library and the British Museum. Modernisation of the text by Loren Kallsen, Minneapolis: Ross & Haines, 1961.

Fournier, Martin

Pierre-Esprit Radisson [1636-1710]. Aventurier et commerçant. Sillery, Quebec: Septentrion, 2001.

Nute, Grace Lee

Caesars of the Wilderness, Médard Chouart, sieur Des Groseilliers and Pierre Esprit Radisson, 1618-1710, New York and London: Appleton-Century, 1943.

"Chouart Des Groseilliers, Médard." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. I, 1969, pp. 223-228.

Radisson, Pierre-Esprit, (1636?-1710)

Journal 1682-1683 : Les Débuts de la Nouvelle-France. [Montreal]: Stanké, 1979.

Les Aventures extraordinaires d'un coureur des bois : Récits de voyages au pays des Indiens d'Amérique. Translated from the English and annotated by Berthe Fouchier-Axelsen. [Quebec]: Éditions Nota Bene, 1999.

Scull, Gideon D., ed.

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Trudel, Marcel

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Ross

Dodge, Ernest S.

"Ross, sir John." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. VIII, 1985, p. 770-774.

Huish, Robert (1777-1850)

The Last Expedition of Capt. Sir John Ross, R.N. for the Discovery of a North-West Passage with an Abridgment of the Former Voyages. [...]. London: George Virtue, [1836?].

Ross, Sir John, (1777-1856)

A Voyage of Discovery, Made Under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin's Bay, and Enquiring Into the Probability of a North-West Passage. London: J. Murray, 1819.

Narrative of the Second Voyage of Captain Ross to the Arctic Regions in [...] 1829-33; Compiled Principally from the Evidence of Captain Ross [...] Before the Committee of the House of Commons. London: H. Renshaw, 1834.

Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions During the Years 1829-1830, 1831, 1832, 1833 [...]. London, [1834]; reprinted, 2 vol., London: A.W. Webster, 1835.

Russians

Fitzhugh, William W., and Aron Crowell

Crossroads of Continents: Cultures of Siberia and Alaska. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1988.

Leroi-Gourhan, André, ed.

Les Explorateurs célèbres. 3rd edition. Paris: L. Mazenod, [c1965]; Geneva: L. Mazenod, 1947.

Lisiansky, Urey

A Voyage Round the World, in the Years 1803, 1804,1805, and 1806: Performed by Order of His Imperial Majesty Alexander the First, Emperor of Russia, in the Ship Neva. London: Printed for John Booth, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown, by S. Hamilton, Weybridge, Surrey, 1814; Amsterdam: N. Israel [1968]; New York: Da Capa Press, [1968]

Waldman Carl, and Alan Wexler

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Zagoskin, Lavrentii Alekseevich, (1808-1890)

Lieutenant Zagoskin's Travels in Russian America, 1842-1844 [...]. [Toronto]: University of Toronto Press, [c1967].

Spanish

Alcalá-Galiano, Dionisio, (1762-1805)

Relación del viage hecho por las goletas Sutil y Mexicana en el año de 1792 [...]. (An account of the trip made by the schooners Sutil and Mexicana in the year 1792 {…}.) Madrid: Real, 1802.

Guitard, Michelle

"La Baie Nootka." August 1974. Unpublished Work No. 162, National Historic Parks and Sites. Miscellaneous historical reports, (1973-1975), Parks Canada, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs.

Kendrick, John

The Men With Wooden Feet, the Spanish Exploration of the Pacific Northwest. Toronto: NC Press, c1985.

The Voyage of Sutil and Mexicana 1792: The Last Spanish Exploration of the Northwest Coast of America. Translation and introduction by John Kendrick. Spokane, Washington: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1991.

Mourelle de la Rúa, Francisco Antonio, (1750-1820)

Journal of a Voyage in 1775 to Explore the Coast of America Northward of California, by the Second Pilot of the fleet, Don Francisco Antonio Maurelle [i.e. Mourelle] in the King's Schooner Called the Sonora and Commanded by Don Juan Francisco de la Bodega. London: J. Nichols, 1781.

Thompson

Belyea, Barbara

Columbia Journals, David Thompson. Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, c1994.

Bigsby, John

The Shoe and the Canoe. Vol I. London: Chapman & Hall, 1850.

Glover, Richard

David Thomspon's Narrative, 1784-1812: A New Edition with added Material. Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1962.

Nicks, John

"Thompson, David." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. VIII, 1985, pp. 878-884.

Tyrrell, J. B., ed. (1853-1913)

A Brief Narrative of the Journeys of David Thompson, in North-Western America. Toronto: Copp, Clark, 1888.

A Brief Narrative of the Journeys of David Thompson, Narrative of His Explorations in Western America. Toronto: Champlain Society, 1916.

Vancouver

Lamb, W. Kaye

"Vancouver, George." Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, vol. IV, 1980, pp. 743-748.

Vancouver, George, (1757-1798)

A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean [...] in Which the Coast of North-West America Has Been Carefully Examined, and Accurately Surveyed [...] and Performed in the Years 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795 [...]. London: G.G. and J. Robinson, and J. Edwards, 1798.

Subject information

Arctic Survival

Francis, Daniel

Discovery of the North. Edmonton: G. Hurtig, 1986.

Colonization

Cell, Gillian

"The Cupid's Cove Settlement: A Case Study of the Problems of Colonization." Early European Settlement and Exploitation in Atlantic Canada, George M. Story, ed. St. John's: Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1982, 97-114.

Cell, Gillian, ed.

Newfoundland Dis-covered: English Attempts at Colonization, 1610-1630. London: Hakluyt Society, 1981; 2nd series, #180.

Davies, Ralph.

The Rise of the Atlantic Economies. Ithaca, NY: Cornell UP, 1973.

Harris, R. Cole

"European Beginning in the Northwest Atlantic: A Comparative View." Seventeenth Century New England: a conference / held by the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, June 18 and 19, 1982. D. Hall & D.G. Allen, eds. Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, v. 63; Boston: The Society, 1984, pp.119-52.

Kupperman, Karen Ordahl

"Fear of Hot Climates in the Anglo-American Colonial Experience." William & Mary Quarterly. 3rd ser., 41, No. 2 (April 1984), 213-40.

Quinn, David

"Newfoundland in the Consciousness of Europe in the Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Centuries." Early European Settlement and Exploitation in Atlantic Canada. George M. Story, ed. St. John's: Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1982, pp. 9-30.

Scammell , G.V.

The First Imperial Age: European Overseas Expansion c. 1400 - 1715. London: Unwin Hyman, 1989.

Shammas, Carole

"English Commercial Develop-ment and American Coloniz-ation 1560-1620." The Westward Enterprise, English Activities in Ireland, the Atlantic and America, 1480-1650. K.R. Andrews, N.P. Canny, and P.E.H. Hair, eds. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1979, pp. 151-174.

Fishery

Barkham, Selma

"Aperçu de l'évolution de la pêche sur les côtes de l'Est canadien." 118e congrès national des sociétées historiques et scientifiques. Pau, 1993, pp. 173-180.

Davis, Ralph

The Rise of the Atlantic Economies. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1973.

Harris, R.C. & G. Matthews

Historical Atlas of Canada, Vol. I. Plate 22, "The 16th Century Fishery"; plate 21, "The Migratory Fisheries".Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1987.

Janzen, Olaf Uwe

"The French Fishery at Newfoundland, ca.1500-1789." Unpublished report prepared for the Government of Canada, Department of Justice, September 1989

Pope, Peter E.

"The 16th-Century Fishing Voyage." How Deep Is The Ocean? Historical Essays on Canada's Atlantic Fishery. James E. Candow and Carol Corbin, eds. Sydney, NS: University College of Cape Breton Press, 1997, pp.15-30.

Turgeon, Laurier

"Le temps des pêches lointaines: permanences et transformations (vers 1500-vers 1850)." Histoire des Pêches Maritimes en France. Michel Mollat, ed. Toulouse: Privat, 1989, pp. 133-181.

Fur Trade

Francis, Daniel

Battle for the West: Fur Traders and the Birth of Western Canada. Edmonton: Hurtig, 1982.

Hudson's Bay Company (HBC)

Francis, Daniel

Battle for the West: Fur Traders and the Birth of Western Canada. Edmonton: Hurtig, 1982.

Maps

Allen, J. L., ed.

North American Exploration: Vol. 1, A New World Disclosed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997.

North American Exploration: Vol. 2, A Continent Defined. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997.

North American Exploration: Vol. 3, A Continent Comprehended. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997.

Biggar, H. P., ed.

The Works of Samuel de Champlain. Vol. III. Toronto: Champlain Society, 1929.

Cooke, Alan and Clive Holland

The Exploration of Northern Canada: 500-1920, A Chronology. Arctic History Press: Toronto, 1978.

Cumming, W. P., R. A. Skelton and D. B. Quinn

The Discovery of North America. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1971.

Cumming, W. P., S. E. Hillier, et al.

The Exploration of North America, 1630-1776. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1974.

Ganong, W. F.

Crucial Maps in the Early Cartography and Place-Nomenclature of the Atlantic Coast of Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1964.

Heidenreich, C. E.

Explorations of Samuel de Champlain, 1603-1632. Cartographica, Monograph No. 17. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1976

Heidenreich, C. E. and E. Dahl

"The French Mapping of North America in the Seventeenth Century." The Map Collector, Issue No. 13, 1980, pp. 2-11.

"The French Mapping of North America in the Eighteenth Century." The Map Collector, Issue No. 19, 1982, pp. 2-7

Warkentin, J. and R. I. Ruggles.

Historical Atlas of Manitoba: A Selection of Facsimile Maps, Plans and Sketches from 1612 to 1969. Winnipeg: The Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba, 1970.

Woodward, D., ed.

Five Centuries of Map Printing. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1975.

North West Company (NWC)

Francis, Daniel

Battle for the West: Fur Traders and the Birth of Western Canada. Edmonton: Hurtig, 1982.

Northwest Passage

Delgado, James P.

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Friel, Ian

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Scurvy

Delgado, James P.

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Graham, Gerald

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Milton-Thompson, G.J.

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Transportation

Amundsen, Roald

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Boissonnault, Real

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Cook, Warren L.

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Delgado, James

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Dorion-Robitaille, Yolande

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Firstbrook, P.L.

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Fisher, Robin

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Vinland Sagas

Magnusson, Magnus & Hermann Pálsson

The Vinland Sagas; The Norse Discovery of America. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1966; New York: New York University Press, 1966.

Mowat, Farley

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Rode, Eva

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Smiley, Jane (preface) and Robert Kellogg (introduction)

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