The Resource Meriwether Lewis : off the edge of the map, Janet & Geoff Benge, (electronic resource)

Meriwether Lewis : off the edge of the map, Janet & Geoff Benge, (electronic resource)

Label
Meriwether Lewis : off the edge of the map
Title
Meriwether Lewis
Title remainder
off the edge of the map
Statement of responsibility
Janet & Geoff Benge
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Contributor
Narrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite warnings that they would all be drowned, the men of the Lewis and Clark expedition paddled toward the ferocious rapids. Sucked into the tempest, their canoes pitched and rolled in the thrashing water and thumped over jagged rocks, but the men kept paddling. They would get to the Pacific Ocean or die trying. Meriwether Lewis had been commissioned by President Jefferson to lead a daring expedition so remarkable it would become one of the most famous explorations in history. He chose as his co-captain William Clark. Their mission: to find a land route to the Pacific Ocean while learning as much as possible about the thousands of miles of unexplored territory they struggled through. Even as a child, Meriwether Lewis was known for courage and clear thinking in a crisis. Now he was determined to succeed in the vast task laid before him by a nation thirsty to know what lay off the edge of the map (1774-1809). Heroes of History is a unique biography series that brings the shaping of history to life with the remarkable true stories of fascinating men and women who changed the course of history. The stories of Heroes of History are told in an engaging narrative format, where related history, geography, government, and science topics come to life and make a lasting impression. This is a premier biography line for the entire family
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1958-
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Benge, Janet
Dewey number
917.804/2/092
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Narrated by Tim Gregory
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1954-
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  • Benge, Geoff
  • Gregory, Tim
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Series statement
Heroes of history
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  • Lewis, Meriwether
  • Explorers
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Meriwether Lewis : off the edge of the map, Janet & Geoff Benge, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11977914
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Distribution
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unknown
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digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
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spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11977914
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 35 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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unknown
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Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11977914
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11977914
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Meriwether Lewis : off the edge of the map, Janet & Geoff Benge, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11977914
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11977914
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 35 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11977914
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11977914
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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