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The Lewis and Clark journals : an American epic of discovery : the abridgment of the definitive Nebraska edition

Author: Meriwether Lewis; William Clark; Gary E Moulton
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following orders from President Thomas Jefferson, Captains Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set out from Saint Louis in 1804 to search for a river passage to the Pacific Ocean. This book talks  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Diaries
Named Person: Meriwether Lewis; William Clark; William Clark; Meriwether Lewis
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meriwether Lewis; William Clark; Gary E Moulton
ISBN: 0803280394 9780803280397
OCLC Number: 56943522
Notes: Includes index.
Description: lxiv, 497 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Contents: Expedition underway: May 14-August 24, 1804 --
The middle Missouri: August 25-October 26, 1804 --
Knife river winter: October 27, 1804-April 6, 1805 --
Into the unknown: April 7-June 2, 1805 --
Portaging the falls: June 3-July 14, 1805 --
Shadows of the Rockies: July 15-August 9, 1805 --
Those tremendous mountains: August 10-October 10, 1805 --
Roll on Columbia: October 11-November 14, 1805 --
Pacific coast winter: November 15, 1805-March 22, 1806 --
Homeward bound: March 23-July 2, 1806 --
Separation and reunion: July 3-August 12, 1806 --
Hurrying home: August 13-September 23, 1806.
Other Titles: Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
Responsibility: Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and members of the Corps of Discovery ; edited and with an introduction by Gary E. Moulton.

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