Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Lewis and Clark's Journey of Discovery put their names in the history books, but alongside them is found the name of Sacagawea, the young Shoshone woman who acted as guide and interpreter on their expedition from St. Louis to the Pacific. With her husband and infant son, Sacagawea accompanied the Corps of Discovery through danger, illness and extremes of weather, sharing both their despair and their triumph.Basing her book on the journals of Lewis, Clark and other members of the expedition, award-winning author Judith St. George shows how this remarkable woman earned her place in history. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_0399231617
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With her husband and her infant son, Sacagawea accompanied Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery as they braved rapids, blizzards, hunger, illness, grizzly bears and hostile Indians. She found them roots and berries to eat, helped them negotiate for horses, and explained their peaceful intentions to the tribes they met along the way. When they finally reached the Pacific, Sacagawea shared in their triumph.
Using the journals of Lewis, Clark and other members of the expedition, award-winning author Judith St. George brings to life the story of this remarkable woman and her contribution to one of America's great journeys of exploration.
Über den Autor:
Judith St. George has published dozens of successful nonfiction books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning So You Want to Be President? and the historical Turning Point series, including You?re On Your Way, Teddy Roosevelt; Stand Tall, Abe Lincoln; and Take the Lead, George Washington. You can visit her online at www.judithstgeorge.com.
Verlag: Putnam Juvenile
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