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The Way to the Western Sea: Lewis and Clark across the Continent

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 37 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description
Critics have called David Lavender a "master storyteller" (Library Journal), his prose "virile, disciplined, yet personal" (New York Times), and his book "a balanced, learned, and lively history of an epochal human exploit" (Choice). Lavender sets the stage with a lucid account of the imperial rivalries between England, Spain, France, and the United States, and their role in Thomas Jefferson's dec... More
Book Information
PublisherBison Books
BindingPaperback (13 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages444
ISBN-100803280033
ISBN-13978-0803280038
Publication Date09/01/2001
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About David Lavender (Author) : David Lavender is a published author of children's books. Published credits of David Lavender include Mother Earth, Father Sky: Pueblo Indians of the American Southwest, Snowbound: The Tragic Story of... more
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4/12/2010 Bruce Stacy said: Refreshing narrative on Lewis and Clark's journey of discovery
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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