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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

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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
An account of one of the most momentous journeys of American history, Lewis and Clark's expedition up the Missouri
Cataloging source
OKX
Dewey number
  • 917.804/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F592.7
LC item number
.A49 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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
Contents
Youth (1774-1792) -- Planter (1792-1794) -- Soldier (1794-1800) -- Thomas Jefferson's America 1801 -- President's secretary (1801-1802) -- Origins of the expedition (1750-1802) -- Preparing for the expedition (January-June,1803) -- Washington to Pittsburg (June-August,1803) -- Down the Ohio (September-November,1803) -- Up the MIssissippi to winter camp November,1803-March,1804) -- Ready to depart (April-May 21,1804) -- Up the Missouri (May-July, 1804) -- Entering Indian Country (August,1804) -- Encountering the Sioux (September,1804) -- To the Mandans (Fall 1804) -- Winter at Fort Mandan (December 21,1804-March 21,1805) -- Report from Fort Mandan (March 22-April 6,1805) -- From Fort Mandan to Marias River (April 7-June 2,1805) -- From Marias River to Great Falls (June 3-June 20,1805) -- Great Portage (June 16-July 14,1805) -- Looking for Shoshones (July 15-August 12,1805) -- Over the Continental Divide (August 13-August 31,1805) -- Lewis as ethnographer: Shoshones -- Over the Bitterroots (September 1,- October 6,1805) -- Down the Columbia (October 8- December 7,1805) -- Fort Clatsop (December 8, 1805- March 23,1806) -- Lewis as ethnograper: Clatsops and the Chinooks -- Jefferson and the West (1804-1806) -- Return to the Nez Perce' (March 23,-June 9,1806) -- Lolo Trail (June 10-July 2,1806) -- Marias Exploration (July 3,- July 28,1806) -- Last leg (July 29,-September 22,1806) -- Reporting to the president (September 23,-December 31, 1806) -- Washington (January-March 1807) -- Philadelphia (April-July 1807) -- Virginia (August 1806-March 1807) -- St. Louis (March-December 1808) -- St. Louis (January- August 1809) -- Last voyage (September 3-October 11, 1809)
Control code
36887028
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
521 p.
Isbn
9780684826974
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) a1489473
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
Contents
Youth (1774-1792) -- Planter (1792-1794) -- Soldier (1794-1800) -- Thomas Jefferson's America 1801 -- President's secretary (1801-1802) -- Origins of the expedition (1750-1802) -- Preparing for the expedition (January-June,1803) -- Washington to Pittsburg (June-August,1803) -- Down the Ohio (September-November,1803) -- Up the MIssissippi to winter camp November,1803-March,1804) -- Ready to depart (April-May 21,1804) -- Up the Missouri (May-July, 1804) -- Entering Indian Country (August,1804) -- Encountering the Sioux (September,1804) -- To the Mandans (Fall 1804) -- Winter at Fort Mandan (December 21,1804-March 21,1805) -- Report from Fort Mandan (March 22-April 6,1805) -- From Fort Mandan to Marias River (April 7-June 2,1805) -- From Marias River to Great Falls (June 3-June 20,1805) -- Great Portage (June 16-July 14,1805) -- Looking for Shoshones (July 15-August 12,1805) -- Over the Continental Divide (August 13-August 31,1805) -- Lewis as ethnographer: Shoshones -- Over the Bitterroots (September 1,- October 6,1805) -- Down the Columbia (October 8- December 7,1805) -- Fort Clatsop (December 8, 1805- March 23,1806) -- Lewis as ethnograper: Clatsops and the Chinooks -- Jefferson and the West (1804-1806) -- Return to the Nez Perce' (March 23,-June 9,1806) -- Lolo Trail (June 10-July 2,1806) -- Marias Exploration (July 3,- July 28,1806) -- Last leg (July 29,-September 22,1806) -- Reporting to the president (September 23,-December 31, 1806) -- Washington (January-March 1807) -- Philadelphia (April-July 1807) -- Virginia (August 1806-March 1807) -- St. Louis (March-December 1808) -- St. Louis (January- August 1809) -- Last voyage (September 3-October 11, 1809)
Control code
36887028
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
521 p.
Isbn
9780684826974
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) a1489473

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