Empire of the Bay
An Illustrated History of the Hudson's Bay CompanyBook - 1989
This sweeping volume of the Hudson's Bay Company--consisting of Peter C. Newman's "Company of Adventurers" and "Caesars of the Wilderness"--is also the subject of a PBS documentary, "Empire of the Bay", airing in August. It tells of an empire that covered one-twelfth of the Earth's surface and shaped the destiny of a continent.
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Penguin Group, 1989
Characteristics: 223 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. + 1 folded col. map