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The Resource Undaunted courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West, Stephen E. Ambrose

Undaunted courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West, Stephen E. Ambrose

Label
Undaunted courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West
Title
Undaunted courage
Title remainder
Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West
Statement of responsibility
Stephen E. Ambrose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1803 President Thomas Jefferson selected his personal secretary, Captain Merriwether Lewis, to lead a voyage up the Missouri River to the Rockies, over the mountains, down the Columbia River to the Pacific Ocean and back. Lewis and his partner, Captain William Clark, endured incredible hardships and saw incredible sights
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1997.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1996.
  • Spur Award for Historical Nonfiction, 1997.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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155203
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ambrose, Stephen E
Dewey number
917.8042
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lewis, Meriwether
  • Clark, William
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Explorers
Target audience
adult
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Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West
Label
Undaunted courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West, Stephen E. Ambrose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 503-506) and index
Control code
ocm36887028
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
521 p.
Isbn
9780684826974
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABN-6605
Label
Undaunted courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West, Stephen E. Ambrose
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 503-506) and index
Control code
ocm36887028
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
521 p.
Isbn
9780684826974
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABN-6605

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