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The Definitive Journals of Lewis and Clark, Vol 3 Up the Missouri to Fort Mandan (The Nebraska Edition, Vol 3) by Meriwether Lewis

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Published by Bison Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Classic travel writing,
  • Geographical discovery & exploration,
  • Other prose: 19th century,
  • Serials, periodicals, abstracts, indexes,
  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Americas (North Central South West Indies),
  • West (U.S.),
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Explorers,
  • USA,
  • Western & Pacific Coast states,
  • Description and travel,
  • Expeditions & Discoveries,
  • History / United States / 19th Century,
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition,
  • Lewis, Meriwether,,
  • (1804-1806),
  • Diaries

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsGary E. Moulton (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages544
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7906040M
ISBN 100803280106
ISBN 109780803280106

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This landmark volume contains the most complete listing and presentation of the plant specimens collected by the Lewis and Clark expedition. All but one of the plants were collected by Meriwether Lewis, the expedition?s botanist. The collection, how-ever, was nearly lost over the years when it was scattered among various botanists who intended to catalog the expedition?s scientific discoveries.   Read Book Online Now ?book=Read The Definitive Journals of Lewis and Clark Vol 3: Up the Missouri to Fort Mandan Ebook. When the Atlas of the Lewis and Clark Expedition appeared in critics hailed it as a publishing landmark in western history. The second volume, which began the actual journals, fully lived up to the promise of the first. This eagerly awaited third volume continues the journals of explorers whose epic trail-blazing still excites the imagination. This last volume recounts the expedition's experiences as they continued their journey homeward from present-day Idaho and the party divided for separate exploration. Lewis probed the northern extent of the Louisiana Purchase on the Marias River, while Clark traveled southeast toward the Yellowstone to explore the river and make contact with.

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