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Rst exploration into unknown spaces The unlikely crew came from every corner of the young nation soldiers from New Hampshire and Pennsylvania and Kentucky French Canadian boatmen several sons of white fathers and Indian mothers a slave named York and eventually a Shoshone Indian woman Sacagawea who brought along her infant sonTogether they would cross the continent searching for the fabled Northwest Passage that had been the great dream of explorers since the time of Columbus Along the way they would face incredible hardship disappointment and danger; record in their journals hundreds of animals and plants previously unknown to science; encounter a dizzying diversity of Indian cultures; and most of all share in one of America's most enduring adventures Their story may have passed into national mythology but

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Lewis ClarkEPUB Lewis Clark By Dayton Duncan Citybreakscheapcouk The companion volume to Ken Burns's PBS documentary film with than 150 illustrations most in full colorIn the spring of 1804 at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson a party of explorers called the The companion volume to Ken Burns's PBS documentary film with than illustrations most in full colorIn the spring of at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson a party of explorers called the Corps of Discovery crossed the Mississippi River and started up the Missouri heading west into the newly acuired Louisiana TerritoryThe expedition led by two remarkable and utterly different commanders the brilliant but troubled Meriwether Lewis and his trustworthy gregarious friend William Clark was to be the United States' fi

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❄ [EPUB] ✼ Lewis Clark By Dayton Duncan ➝ – Citybreakscheap.co.uk The companion volume to Ken Burns's PBS documentary film with than 150 illustrations most in full colorIn the spring of 1804 at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson a party of explorers called theNever before has their experience been rendered as vividly in words and pictures as in this marvelous homage by Dayton Duncan Plentiful excerpts from the journals kept by the two captains and four enlisted men convey the raw emotions turbulent spirits and constant surprises of the explorers who each day confronted the unknown with fresh eyes An elegant preface by Ken Burns as well as contributions from Stephen E Ambrose William Least Heat Moon and Erica Funkhouser enlarge upon important threads in Duncan's narrative demonstrating the continued potency of events that took place almost two centuries ago And a wealth of paintings photographs journal sketches maps and film images from the PBS documentary lends this historic nation redefining milestone a vibrancy and immediacy to which no American will be immune

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  • Hom Sack

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkExcellent companion to the PBS documentary Of course it has details I particularly enjoyed the followup about Patrick Gass When Sergeant Patrick Gass was 60 he married 20 year old Marie Hamilton and they had six children He was 90 when he volunteed to fight in the Civil War And he was almost 99 when he died in West Virginia the last surviving member of the Corps of Discovery and the sentimental comment by Stephen Ambrose on the subject of friendship Friendship is different from all other human relationships Unlike acuaintanceship it is based on love Unlike that between lovers and married couples it is free of jealousy Unlike that between children and parents it kn


  • Joel Robb

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkThe accompanying book for Ken Burns' PBS documentary on Lewis and Clark Two men who with their band of explorers accelerated the progress of the United States westward in an expansion that changed the face of the continent The immensity of land that Clark thought would take 100 generations to colonize was mapped populated and farmed within 5 The tale is fascinating and most of us know bits and pieces from our introduction to them as


  • Dennis Herlocker

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkWith the help of numerous photos maps and uotations from diaries the authors Dayton and Burns hit the high and low points of the Lewis and Clark expedition while providing some interesting facts emerged such as for instance the tameness with the exception of grizzly bears of the wildlife or how often the expedition traveled without seeing Indians or that the Teton Sioux were relative newcomers to the plains having moved there from forested areas further east etc etc A good read


  • Brandi True

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkThis is one of my favorites I have never much thought of myself as a wild west kind of girl but this book pulls you into it Really enjoyed it and it opened up a whole new genre of reading interest for me


  • Cynthia Moore

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkHow to get transported back in time and get lost in time imagining you are struggling along side them in their trip West


  • Pat Knight

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkExcellent


  • Kathy Hale

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkA very shortened version of the trip good information at the end of what happened to the Corps


  • Janice

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkExcellent


  • Bryan Yates

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkWell written book on the Lewis and Clark expedition


  • Shane LaFever

    Lewis Clark Mobi Ö Paperback ☆ Dayton duncan Lewis ClarkLove this book Great telling of this event