In Search of York: The Slave Who Went to the Pacific with Lewis and Clark

In Search of York: The Slave Who Went to the Pacific with Lewis and Clark

by Robert B. Betts
     
 

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First published in 1985, Robert B. Betts' unique account of this long-obscured historical figure is now back in an updated edition with new material and illustrations. In Search of York removes many of the fallacies surrounding York and pinpoints the important role he played in the success of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.See more details below

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First published in 1985, Robert B. Betts' unique account of this long-obscured historical figure is now back in an updated edition with new material and illustrations. In Search of York removes many of the fallacies surrounding York and pinpoints the important role he played in the success of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

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"Robert Bett's biography of York, Clark's black slave who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition, is the finest study ever written about this significant yet elusive member of the Corps of Discovery...The documentary evidence provided by Betts indicat

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ISBN-13:
9780870817144
Publisher:
University Press of Colorado
Publication date:
11/28/2002
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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