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Lewis & Clark : an illustrated history

Author: Dayton Duncan; Ken Burns; William Least Heat Moon; Stephen E Ambrose; Erica Funkhouser
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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An illustrated history of the journey of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, who set out from a camp just upstream from St. Louis in 1804 at the request of President Thomas Jefferson, to search for the fabled Northwest Passage to the Pacific Ocean.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Named Person: Meriwether Lewis; William Clark; William Clark; Meriwether Lewis; Meriwether Lewis; William Clark
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dayton Duncan; Ken Burns; William Least Heat Moon; Stephen E Ambrose; Erica Funkhouser
ISBN: 0679454500 9780679454502
OCLC Number: 37704535
Notes: Companion volume to the PBS TV series: Lewis & Clark: the journey of the Corps of Discovery.
Description: xix, 248 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Preface: Come up me / Ken Burns --
Introduction --
Look forward to distant times --
Floyd's bluff --
Land of plenty --
Children --
Vision quest / William Least Heat-Moon --
Perfect harmony --
Scenes of visionary enchantment --
Most distant fountain of the mighty Missouri --
Friends / Stephen E. Ambrose --
Hungry Creek --
O! The Joy --
Wet and disagreeable --
Finding Sacagawea / Erica Funkhouser --
See our parents once more --
Done for posterity --
We proceeded on / D. Duncan.
Other Titles: Journey of the Corps of Discovery
Lewis and Clark
Lewis & Clark : the journey of the Corps of Discovery (Television series)
Responsibility: by Dayton Duncan, based on a documentary film by Ken Burns ... ; preface by Ken Burns and contributions by Stephen E. Ambrose, Erica Funkhouser, William Least Heat-Moon.

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An illustrated history of the journey of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, who set out from a camp just upstream from St. Louis in 1804 at the request of President Thomas Jefferson, to search for the fabled Northwest Passage to the Pacific Ocean.
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