The Royal Navy and the Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1914: A Study of British Maritime Ascendency. Barry M. Gough.

The Royal Navy and the Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1914: A Study of British Maritime Ascendency

Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1971.

Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 294 pp, with index, bibliography, illustrations, maps. Book and jacket both as new. Examines the contest for the Columbia country (1810-1818), the Oregon Crisis (1844-1846), the gold rush crises (1850-1868), the dispute over the San Juan Islands (1854-72), and the defense of the Pacific colonies in a decade of Anglo-American antagonism (1861-71) from the perspective of the Navy's involvement.

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