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Ross, Alexander 1783-1856

Overview
Works: 95 works in 446 publications in 2 languages and 5,968 library holdings
Genres: History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Biographies  Controlled vocabularies  Travel writing  Maps  Dictionaries  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Composer, Creator
Classifications: F880, 917.95
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The fur hunters of the Far West by Alexander Ross( Book )

28 editions published between 1850 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross worked for the Hudson's Bay Company in the Columbia River area and had dealings with Flatheads during various times between 1813 and 1821 covered by this narrative. Mentions brief information on Flathead hunting and the Ram's Horn Tree (p. 217)
The Red River Settlement: its rise, progress and present state. With some account of the native races and its general history to the present day by Alexander Ross( Book )

62 editions published between 1856 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Red River Settlement was located in the Red and Assiniboine rivers area
Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River by Alexander Ross( Book )

20 editions published between 1849 and 1969 in English and German and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides "A Narrative of the Expedition Fitted Out by John Jacob Astor" to the West. Astor was an extremely rich and powerful man who established a fur-trading and drug-smuggling empire in the early U.S. that eventually stretched westward to the coast. This book outlines that adventure and several of his encounters with Natives along the way
The fur hunters of the far West : a narrative of adventures in the Oregon and Rocky Mountains by Alexander Ross( Book )

51 editions published between 1855 and 2018 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of a 2 volume set. For individual volumes in the set see CIHM nos. 40228-40229
The Red River Settlement; its rise, progress, and present state by Alexander Ross( Book )

13 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of the first settlers on the Columbia River by Alexander Ross( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of a pioneer, Alexander Ross by Alexander Ross( Book )

11 editions published in 1903 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross's Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, 1810-1813 by Alexander Ross( )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, 1810-1813 by Alexander Ross( Book )

4 editions published between 1904 and 1986 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivid historical account of John Jacob Astor's Pacific Fur Company and the battle for furs and empire waged in the Oregon Country
The fur hunters of the Far West : a narrative of adventures in the Oregon and Rocky Mountains by Alexander Ross( )

5 editions published between 1855 and 1999 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross's Adventures of the first settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River, 1810-1813 by Alexander Ross( )

5 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Map of Columbia] by Alexander Ross( )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fabulous sixties, 1965( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sixties -- The best and the worst of 1965: The new morality ; Violence in the South ; Civil Rights activist murdered ; Living in the rocket age ; Soviet cosmonaut first to walk in space ; Robert Manry crosses Atlantic Ocean in a rowboat ; Bobby Kennedy climbs North America's highest peak ; Pope Paul VI addresses United Nations ; Albert Schweitzer dies at 90 ; Winston Churchill dies ; The miniskirt makes its appearance ; The Johnson administration a success ; Revolution in the Dominican Republic ; Edward R. Murrow dies of cancer ; Nat King Cole dies ; Malcolm X assassinated ; Race riots in L.A. and across the nation ; American soldiers drafted for Vietnam War
The fur hunters of the far West : a narrative of adventures in the Oregon and Rocky Mountains by Alexander Ross( Book )

6 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fur hunters of the Far West : a narrative of adventures in the Oregon and Rocky Mountains by Alexander Ross( Book )

9 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fabulous sixties, 1962( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sixties--an era of sharp contrast, and a decade that was unlike any other in world history
Letters of a pioneer by Alexander Ross( Book )

6 editions published between 1903 and 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fabulous sixties, 1961( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sixties -- the best and the worst of 1961: Introduction ; President Kennedy sworn in ; Kennedy goes abroad ; Trans-Atlantic telephone cable a success ; Hollywood in 1961 ; Russia sends first man into outer space ; Kennedy and Khrushchev meet in Vienna ; The Berlin Wall is built ; Germany builds a powerful new military ; Eichmann trial ; Nazi mobile gas chambers ; Freedom riders ; U.S. backed forces defeated by Castro at the Bay of Pigs ; Khrushchev tries to destroy the United Nations
The fur hunters of the Far West by Alexander Ross( )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The fur hunters of the Far West
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Twa tribes : Scots among the Native Americans : Hugo Reid, Alexander Ross, and Charles McKenzie
Alternative Names
Alexander Ross Canadees ontdekkingsreiziger (1783-1856)

Alexander Ross Canadian fur trader and author

Alexander Ross esplorador canadianu (1783–1856)

Alexander Ross explorador canadiense

Alexander Ross kanadischer Pelzhändler und Entdecker

Ross, Alex 1783-1856

אלכסנדר רוס

الكسندر روس مستكشف كندي

亞歷山大·羅斯

Languages
English (337)

German (1)