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Mackenzie, Alexander 1764-1820

Overview
Works: 410 works in 1,534 publications in 3 languages and 20,682 library holdings
Genres: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Controlled vocabularies  History  Autobiographies  Sources  Biographies  Diaries  Personal correspondence  Maps  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Editor, Composer
Classifications: F1060.7, 917.12
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Alexander Mackenzie's voyage to the Pacific ocean in 1793 by Alexander Mackenzie( Book )

132 editions published between 1801 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of Mackenzie's journals of expeditions from Lake Athabasca to the Arctic Ocean and from Fort Chipewyan to the Pacific Ocean, first published in 1801. Includes account of development of fur trade by the Northwest Company
Voyages from Montreal on the River St. Laurence by Alexander Mackenzie( Book )

26 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the latter part of the Eighteenth Century, Alexander Mackenzie, a Scots fur trader in Canada, carried out two extremely significant explorations of the North American continent. While searching in 1789 for a route to the Pacific Coast, Mackenzie descended the river which today bears his name and reaches the Arctic Ocean instead. In doing so, Mackenzie established that the long-sought Northwest Passage to Asia could not exist at a more southerly latitude and that consequently there could be no practical Northwest Passage. Mackenzie's second attempt to reach the Pacific proved successful in 1793. He thus became the first white man to cross the continent of North America from coast to coast north of Mexico. This is the account of his explorations
Voyages from Montreal through the continent of North America to the frozen and Pacific oceans in 1789 and 1793 : with an account of the rise and state of the fur trade by Alexander Mackenzie( Book )

37 editions published between 1902 and 1995 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring the Northwest Territory; Sir Alexander Mackenzie's journal of a voyage by bark canoe from Lake Athabasca to the Pacific Ocean in the summer of 1789 by Alexander Mackenzie( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and French and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First publication of manuscript in the British Museum and comparison with Mackenzie's published account of 1801; editor himself canoed down the Mackenzie River in 1965
First man West : Alexander Mackenzie's journal of his voyage to the Pacific coast of Canada in 1793 by Alexander Mackenzie( Book )

19 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative or journal of voyages and travels through the north-west continent of America in the years 1789 & 1793 by Alexander Mackenzie( )

25 editions published between 1802 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptive notes on certain implements, weapons, &c., from Graham Island, Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C. by Alexander Mackenzie( )

26 editions published between 1891 and 2018 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyages from Montreal through the continent of North America to the frozen and Pacific oceans in 1789 and 1793 : with an account of the rise and state of the fur trade by Alexander Mackenzie( )

13 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of progress on the explorations and surveys up to January, 1874 by Sandford Fleming( Book )

12 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Capts. Lewis and Clarke from St. Louis, by way of the Missouri and Columbia rivers, to the Pacific ocean; performed in the years 1804, 1805 & 1806, by order of the government of the United States. Containing delineations of the manners, customs, religion, &c. of the Indians by Meriwether Lewis( Book )

5 editions published in 1809 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spurious account. Howes calls this the "counterfeit" edition, while Sabin states it contains material not published in any other edition. It is made up of material taken principally from three sources: (a) Message from the President of the United States communicating discoveries made in exploring the Missouri, Red River and Washita, by Captains Lewis and Clark, Doctor Sibley, and Mr. Dunbar, Washington, 1806; (b) Jonathan Carver's Travels through the interior part of North America ... in the years 1766-1767 and 1768; (c) Alexander Mackenzie's Voyage from Montreal ... through the continent of North America in the years 1789-1793
Proposed general fishery and fur company by Alexander Mackenzie( )

17 editions published between 1893 and 2018 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journals and letters of Sir Alexander Mackenzie by Alexander Mackenzie( Book )

12 editions published in 1970 in English and French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journals of his expeditions of 1789 and 1792-93; letters, 1786-1819, to Roderick McKenzie, McTavish, Fraser and Co., and others, relating to the fur trade in Canada
Alexander Mackenzie's, Esq. Reisen von Montreal durch Nordwestamerika nach dem Eismeer und der Süd-See : in dem Jahren 1789 und 1793 : nebst einer Geschichte des Pelzhandels in Canada by Alexander Mackenzie( )

15 editions published between 1802 and 2018 in German and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Disappointment River : finding and losing the Northwest PassageFirst crossing : Alexander Mackenzie, his expedition across North America, and the opening of the continentThe Journals of Alexander Mackenzie : Exploring Across Canada in 1789 and 1793Alexander Mackenzie and the explorers of CanadaA dog came, too : a true storyThe pioneers : a tale of the western wilderness : illustrative of the adventures and discoveries of Sir Alexander MackenzieRiver of promise : Lewis and Clark on the Columbia
Alternative Names
Alasdair MacCoinnich

Aleksandar Makenzi

Alexander Mackenzie esplorador canadianu (1764–1820)

Alexander Mackenzie esploratore britannico

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Alexander Mackenzie podróżnik i odkrywca

Alexander MacKenzie schottischer Entdecker im Dienst der Hudson’s Bay Company

Alexander Mackenzie Scottish explorer

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Александар Макензи

Александр Макензі

Александър Маккензи

Аляксандр Мак-Кензі

Маккензи, Александр

Маккензи Александр (тĕпчевçĕ)

אלכסנדר מקנזי

ألكسندر ماكينزي

الکساندر مکنزی (جهانگرد) کاشف بریتانیایی

ალექსანდრე მაკენზი

アレグザンダー・マッケンジー

亞歷山大·馬肯吉

亞歷山大·麥肯齊 (探險家)

亚历山大麦肯齐

Languages
English (677)

French (93)

German (40)