The Scottish juvenile fiction writer R. M. Ballantyne was born into a famous family of publishers. Leaving home at age 16 he went to work for the Hudson's Bay Company; after returning home to Scotland R. M. Ballantyne published his first book "Hudson's Bay" detailing his experiences in Canada. Later Ballantyne would write about more of his experiences with Native Americans and the Fur trappers he met in the most remote regions of Canada. With his...
By R. M. Ballantyne
Paperback: 112 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (October 20, 2012)
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.3 x 10 inches
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
"Handbook to the new Gold-fields' written by R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne is a field guide to the new gold area after the minerals in California began to wan. The guide describes the mountains, lakes, rivers and indigenous people in an interesti