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George Croghan, Wilderness Diplomat Nicholas B. Wainwright

George Croghan, Wilderness Diplomat

Nicholas B. Wainwright

Published December 1st 1959
ISBN : 9780807807590
Hardcover
344 pages
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George Croghan--land speculator, Indian trader, and prominent Indian agent--was a man of fascinating, if dubious, character whose career epitomized the history of the West before the Revolution. This study is based on Croghans long-lost personalMoreGeorge Croghan--land speculator, Indian trader, and prominent Indian agent--was a man of fascinating, if dubious, character whose career epitomized the history of the West before the Revolution. This study is based on Croghans long-lost personal papers that were found by the author in an old Philadelphia attic.Originally published in 1959.A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.