9780439095532

In Their Own Words: Lewis & Clark Lewis & Clark

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  • ISBN13:

    9780439095532

  • ISBN10:

    0439095530

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-09-01
  • Publisher: Scholastic Reference

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Summary

Recounts the story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition to explore the uncharted western wilderness, placing it in its historical context.

Author Biography

Author George Edward Sullivan was born on August 11, 1927, in Lowell, MA. Between 1945 and 1948, he was in the U.S. Navy, where he served as a journalist. He has written over 200 nonfiction books for children and young adults on a wide variety of topics. In 2005, his book BUILT TO LAST was honored with the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children. Sullivan is a member of PEN, Authors Guild, Authors League of America, and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. He lives in New York with his wife.

Table of Contents

Introduction
5(10)
``Voyage of Discovery''
10(7)
The Captains
17(8)
Ivory Combs and Calico Shirts
25(7)
Up the Wide Missouri
32(8)
Troubles with the Sioux
40(11)
Winter Camp
51(8)
Into the Unknown
59(9)
Meeting the Shoshone
68(10)
Crossing the Rockies
78(9)
To the Pacific
87(10)
Homeward Journey
97(13)
Heroes Return
110(5)
Lewis and Clark Remembered
115(8)
Chronology 123(1)
Bibliography 124(1)
Further Reading 125(1)
For More Information 126(1)
Photo Credits 126(1)
Index 127

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