Journal of the Voyage to the Pacific by Alexander Mackenzie

"Journal of the Voyage to the Pacific" is a travelogue that documents the author's journey from Great Slave Lake in Northwest Territories, Canada, to the Pacific Ocean. The author, an explorer, details the challenges and experiences he encountered during the first recorded transcontinental crossing of North America north of Mexico. The book provides an insightful view into the landscapes, indigenous cultures, and natural history of the late 18th century North American continent.

The 8715th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 33

Since this book was first published in 1801, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 33.0.

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