Meriwether Lewis and William Clark

The Library of American Lives and Times

In 1804, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led the first overland expedition to the Pacific Northwest sponsored by the U.S. government. The forty biologists, zoologists, meteorologists, interpreters, and navigators that made up the expeditionary crew encountered countless hardships, including snakebites, grizzly bear attacks, and starvation. The expedition provided important information about the environment of the western lands.

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Library Bound Book List: $38.27 / S&L: $28.70

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 4-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4042-2650-0
Author : Suzanne Fox, Michael Fox
Copyright : 2005
Language : English
Category : American History, Social Studies
Pages : 112
Trim : 6 7/8" x 9 1/2"
Dewey : B
Dewey(two) : 917.804
ATOS : 8
ARPoints : 3
Subject : American History, Social Studies
Binding : Library