Seward's Folly and Alaska

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New York : Cavendish Square, [2016].
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1 online resource (96 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps.
In 1867, United States Secretary of State William Seward purchased Alaska from Russia. It was called Seward's Folly because Alaska was thought to be a frozen wasteland. Discover the circumstances and geopolitical effects of the Alaska purchase in Seward's Folly and Alaska.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kleinmartin, H. (2016). Seward's Folly and Alaska. New York: Cavendish Square.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kleinmartin, Hex. 2016. Seward's Folly and Alaska. New York: Cavendish Square.

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Kleinmartin, Hex, Seward's Folly and Alaska. New York: Cavendish Square, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kleinmartin, Hex. Seward's Folly and Alaska. New York: Cavendish Square, 2016. Web.

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