Fur, Fortune, and Empire

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Fur, Fortune, and Empire

The Epic History of the Fur Trade in America

By Eric Jay Dolin

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393067101, 442pp.

Publication Date: July 12, 2010

Winner of the New England Historial Association's 2010 James P. Hanlan Awar Winner of the Outdoor Writers Association of America 2011 Excellence in Craft Award, Book Division, First Plac "A compelling and well-annotated tale of greed, slaughter and geopolitics." Los Angeles Times From the best-selling author ofLeviathan comes this sweeping narrative of one of America's most historically rich industries.