The Lewis and Clark Expedition

The Lewis and Clark Expedition

by Sally Senzell Isaacs




Travel with the explorers who in 1804 set out from the Missouri River to help expand the nation to the Pacific coast. Learn what it was like to discover new rivers, waterfalls, animals, and plants.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781403447746
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 09/28/2003
Series: The American Adventure
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

About This Book3
Map of the United States of America4
A Route to the Pacific? Robert Gray's Ship Columbia6
Buying Louisiana: Document, Quill Pen, and Inkwell8
The Journey Begins: An Expedition Keelboat10
American Indians: A Shield of the Teton Sioux12
Winter at Camp Mandan: A Mandan Earthlodge14
Into the Unknown: An Expedition Pirogue16
The Rocky Mountains: The Cradle Board for Sacagawea's Baby18
The Other Side: A Candle Fish from Clark's Journal20
The Ocean in View: Fort Clatsop22
Heading for Home: A Bighorn Sheep24
Sharing the Adventure: The Jefferson Peace and Friendship Medal26
Historical Map of the United States28
Glossary and Books to Read30
Timeline of Events in This Book31
Places to Visit31

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