The Lewis and Clark Journals (Abridged Edition): An American Epic of Discovery

The Lewis and Clark Journals (Abridged Edition): An American Epic of Discovery

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803229501
Publisher: UNP - Nebraska
Publication date: 03/01/2003
Pages: 413
Product dimensions: 7.18(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.69(d)

About the Author

Gary E. Moulton is Thomas C. Sorensen Professor of American History at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. His editing of the Lewis and Clark journals earned him the J. Franklin Jameson Award of the American Historical Association and the Outstanding Research and Creative Activity Award from the University of Nebraska.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsix
Prefacexi
Introductionxv
Editorial Principleslxiii
Members of the Permanent Partylxv
Chapter 1Expedition Underway: May 14-August 24, 18041
Chapter 2The Middle Missouri: August 25-October 26, 180445
Chapter 3Knife River Winter: October 27, 1804-April 6, 180577
Chapter 4Into the Unknown: April 7-June 2, 1805109
Chapter 5Portaging the Falls: June 3-July 14, 1805145
Chapter 6Shadows of the Rockies: July 15-August 9, 1805179
Chapter 7Those Tremendous Mountains: August 10-October 10, 1805203
Chapter 8Roll On Columbia: October 11-November 14, 1805261
Chapter 9Pacific Coast Winter: November 15, 1805-March 22, 1806287
Chapter 10Homeward Bound: March 23-July 2, 1806347
Chapter 11Separation and Reunion: July 3-August 12, 1806401
Chapter 12Hurrying Home: August 13-September 23, 1806437
Afterword453
Index463

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