Jefferson's West : A Journey with Lewis and Clark

Jefferson's West : A Journey with Lewis and Clark

by James P. Ronda, Robert M. Utley
     
 

James P. Ronda, H.G. Barnard Professor in Western History at the University of Tulsa, retells this compelling part of the American story by contrasting the expectations of Thomas Jefferson had for the expedition with what Captains Clark and Lewis actually experienced during their journey.

Overview

James P. Ronda, H.G. Barnard Professor in Western History at the University of Tulsa, retells this compelling part of the American story by contrasting the expectations of Thomas Jefferson had for the expedition with what Captains Clark and Lewis actually experienced during their journey.

Editorial Reviews

Robert M. Utley
As a compelling part of the American heritage, this story deserves telling and retelling. James Ronda is uniquely qualified to tell it. A story for all Americans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882886135
Publisher:
University of Virginia Press
Publication date:
02/25/2002
Series:
Monticello Monograph Series, Distributed by UNC Press for the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Series
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.28(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author


James P. Ronda is H. G. Barnard Professor in Western History at the University of Tulsa. He has written and lectured widely on the subjects of the American West and the Lewis and Clark expedition. His books include Lewis and Clark among the Indians, Astoria and Empire, Revealing America: Image and Imagination in the Exploration of North America and Voyages of Discovery: Essays on the Lewis and Clark Expeditions.

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