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Finding Lewis & Clark

Old Trails, New Directions

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Published by South Dakota State Historical Society Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • United States - West - General,
  • History: World,
  • Expeditions & Discoveries,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Biography,
  • Travel - United States,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Explorers,
  • United States - 19th Century/Old West,
  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • (1804-1806),
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition,
  • Congresses,
  • Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames P. Ronda (Editor), Nancy Tystad Koupal (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8564833M
    ISBN 100971517193
    ISBN 109780971517196

      Read Ronda's Lewis and Clark Among the Indians. posted by LarryC at AM on J Clay Jenkinson, the supremely talented researcher and impersonator of Meriwether Lewis (among others), recommends Lewis and Clark Among The Indians as the single best L&C book to read. Follow Lewis and Clark and their crew on a perilous trek through theuncharted West in this extraordinary debut novel.I mean to tell you this story the only way I know how. That is to say, I will tell it like a river. It may meander here and there, but in the end it will always find its way to the hundred years ago, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark launched their wooden boats up the 4/5(1).

    Thu, Jun 4, -- Premier Book Group discusses Cold Country by Russell Rowland at PM Â Montana, The small town of Paradise Valley is ripped open when popular rancher and notorious bachelor Tom Butcher is found murdered one morning, beaten to death by a baseball bat. Lewis and Clark expedition, –6, U.S. expedition that explored the territory of the Louisiana Purchase and the country beyond as far as the Pacific Ocean. Purpose Thomas Jefferson had long considered the project of a western expedition, having encouraged John Ledyard when he proposed such an expedition in the s, and as president he contemplated the matter in earnest and discussed it.

    I will echo SapOnMyButt: the journals are commonly available, and not to be missed. There is quite a bit of background to the story, however, that is missing from the journals: fuller biographies of Lewis,Clark (especially fuller information on Lewis' suicide, which the usual edition of the journals hints to have been murder) Sacajaweya, and York; the real consequences of the expedition for.   Lewis and Clark, the book drones on, were sent to find a route across the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, and to collect information on people, plants, animals and geography. So I thought today I’d touch upon some of the details of the expedition that kids might actually find interesting.


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Lewis and Clark discovered species of plants and animals new to science, and this book lists them all and fills in the background to these discoveries for the first time. It’s still the bible of the subject and a fascinating account of the explorers as naturalists.

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But above all else, Ronda's book is centered on stories and storytellers. As he writes: "This is a book about many storytellers/5. Lewis and Clark Resources. Recommended Books about the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Wier October, For an excellent short history read either Lewis and Clark An Illustrated History by Dayton Duncan (, Alfred A. Knopf, with a fine selection of pictures and photographs), or Those Tremendous Mountains by David Freeman Hawke (Norton). For more details read either Undaunted.

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When Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and the “Corp of Discovery” left St. Louis, Missouri, ontheir mission was to explore the vast, unknown territory acquired a year earlier in the Louisiana Purchase.

The travelers hoped to find a waterway that crossed the western half of the United States. Finding the West: explorations with Lewis and Clark User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Readers expecting yet another retelling of the journey of Lewis and Clark won't find it here.

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Free Shipping by Amazon (Lewis & Clark Expedition) by Rod Gragg | Jul 1, out of 5 stars Hardcover $ $ 21 $ $ $ shipping. Only 1 left in stock. O n 3 Julyat Travelers' Rest, the captains divided the Corps into two would lead his men on an exploration of the Yellowstone River. Lewis was to take the others to the Great Falls via the Blackfoot River, then, with a detail of three men, explore more of the Marias River than he had in the spring of They expected to reunite at the confluence of the Missouri and.

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Lewis procured weapons at Harpers Ferry, Virginia (now in West Virginia), supervised the construction of a foot (metre) keelboat, and secured smaller vessels, in addition to designing an iron-framed boat that could be assembled on the his co-commander he selected William Clark, who had been his military superior during the government’s battles with the Northwest Indian.

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Paul Allen edited a two-volume history of the Lewis and Clark expedition that was published inin Philadelphia, but without mention of the actual author, banker Nicholas Biddle.

Even then, the complete report was not made public until more recently. [Find this Book] Pioneers of the West: Lewis and Clark Anonymous. First edition: Boston: Educational Publishing Company, Young Folk’s Library of Choice Literature.

Volume 5, number The first children’s book devoted entirely to Lewis and Clark. [Find this Book] Original Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, – In the introduction to Finding Lewis and Clark, co-editor James Rhonda articulates four questions that drive this collection of essays: what is the story of the legendary expedition from all about?; who were the actors in this drama?; which moments shaped the journey?; and what were the consequences of Lewis and Clark's march across the continent.

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One. The "Donation Book" entries were sequentially numbered by Vaughan, who seems to have transcribed notations that were written by Meriwether Lewis in the field. We can be reasonably certain of this because the text for item no.

9, the fossil fish jaw found by Sgt. Gass, is nearly identical to the text on the label that had accompanied the specimen.The Story of Lewis and Clark Book 1: Up the Missouri River Historical (nonfiction) 1, words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile L.

InPresident Thomas Jefferson asked his private secretary, Meriwether Lewis, to lead an expedition to find the Northwest Passage.Get this from a library! Finding Lewis and Clark: old trails, new directions.

[James P Ronda; Nancy Tystad Koupal; South Dakota State Historical Society.;] -- Contains presentations from the conference held in Pierre, S.D., April, sponsored by the South Dakota State Historical Society, in honor of the bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase and.