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natural history of Washington territory

with much relating to Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oregon, and California, between the thirty-sixth and forty-ninth parallels of latitude, being those parts of the final reports on the survey of the Northern Pacific railroad route, containing the climate and physical geography, with full catalogues and descriptions of the plants and animals collected from 1853 to 1857.

by Cooper, J. G.

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Published by Baillie re brothers, H. Baillie re; [etc., etc.] in New York, London .
Written in English

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  • Natural history -- Washington (State)

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    StatementBy J. G. Cooper, M. D., and Dr. G. Suckley ... This edition contains a new preface, giving a sketch of the explorations, a classified table of contents, and the latest additions by the authors. With fifty-five new plates of scenery, botany, and zoology, and an isothermal chart of the route.
    ContributionsSuckley, George, 1830-1869., Cooper, William, 1798?-1864., Gibbs, George, 1815-1873., Gray, Asa, 1810-1888., LeConte, John L. 1825-1883., United States. War Dept.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH104 .C77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 pt. in 1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14215124M
    LC Control Number04010118

    The natural history of Washington Territory and Oregon: with much relating to Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, Utah, and California between the thirty-sixth and forty-ninth parallels of latitude: being those parts of the final reports on the survey of the Northern Pacific Railroad route, relating to the natural history of the regions explored, with full catalogues and descriptions of the plants. Today, the San Juan Islands are an important tourist destination, with sea kayaking and orca whale-watching (by boat or air tours) two of the primary attractions. San Juan Island's Lime Kiln Point State Park is a prime whale-watching site with knowledgeable interpreters often on site.. Politically, the San Juan Islands comprise, by definition, San Juan County, Washington.

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