For Honor & Country: A Diary of Bruno De Hezeta (North Pacific Studies) (English and Spanish Edition)

By: Bruno De Hezeta; Beals, Herbert K. (trans.)

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In the spring of 1775, a young Basque naval officer named Bruno De Hezeta laid claim to the Oregon Country. His diary is a compelling yarn of high-seas adventure.

Title: For Honor & Country: A Diary of Bruno De Hezeta (North Pacific Studies) (English and Spanish Edition)

Author: Bruno De Hezeta; Beals, Herbert K. (trans.)

Categories: History, General,

Publisher: Oregon Historical Society Pr: 1985

ISBN Number: 0875951201

ISBN Number 13: 9780875951201

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Poor

Type: History

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 146043

Description: Book is in excellent condition with light shelf wear to lower edge only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows has three tears and is heavily chipped. The seventh volume in the Western Imprints North Pacific Study Series, the book is the first full length English translation to be published of Hezeta's diary and Includes an introduction by Beal with annotations, appendices, maps,charts, illustrations, and navigation tables. Inscribed and dated on half-title page.

Keywords: Spanish, Spain, New World, Explorer, Oregon , Country, Navigation, 18th Century, Sailing, Pacific Northwest, ,