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Sacagawea of the Lewis and Clark expedition

Author: Ella E Clark; Margot Edmonds
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uses previously unknown information about Sacagawea's later years to separate fact from myth about the courageous Indian woman who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Sacagawea.; Sacagawea.; Sacagawea.; Sacagawea.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ella E Clark; Margot Edmonds
ISBN: 0520038223 9780520038226 0520050606 9780520050600
OCLC Number: 6301851
Description: viii, 171 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The expedition. Jefferson's dream --
Sacagawea joins the expedition --
Sacagawea on the Jefferson River --
Journey over the Rockies --
Down three rivers to the Pacific --
Winter at Fort Clatsop --
Eastward bound --
The explorers separate --
The explorers reunite and return. Sacagawea in historical perspective. Nearly a century of neglect --
A legend beings: Sacagawea becomes "the guide" --
Sacagawea, a controversial figure --
Some of Eastman's discoveries --
Sacagawea on the Wind River Reservation --
Finn Burnett's recollections of Sacagawea --
The aged Sacagawea.
Responsibility: Ella E. Clark and Margot Edmonds.

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The legend tells us of Sacagawea ("Bird Woman") as the guide showing Lewis and Clark the way over the Rockies to the Pacific Ocean, and fictionalized accounts have embroidered on her life as it might  Read more...

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