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American slave, American hero : York of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Author: Laurence Pringle; Cornelius Van Wright; Ying-Hwa Hu
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of William Clark's personal slave, who provided invaluable assistance to the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
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Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: York; York; York; York
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Pringle; Cornelius Van Wright; Ying-Hwa Hu
ISBN: 1590782828 9781590782828
OCLC Number: 62782118
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Sequoyah Masterlist, 2008-2009.
Description: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Laurence Pringle ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu.
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"[A] handsome tribute to Clark's near-lifelong companion and slave. Carefully noting where details are scant or absent, he traces York's early years, significant role in the expedition that is 'still Read more...

 
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