TITLE

Suzanne Rigg, Men of Spirit and Enterprise: Scots and Orkneymen in the Hudson Bay Company 1780-1821 (Edinburgh: John Donald, 2011 Pp. xx + 228; illus. Paperback ISBN 978-1-906566-37-1, £25)

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Craig
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Scottish Historical Studies;2012, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p221
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
A review of the book "Men of Spirit and Enterprise: Scots and Orkneymen in the Hudson Bay Company 1780-1821," by Suzanne Rigg is presented.
ACCESSION #
83183400

 

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