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Author Tubbs, Stephenie Ambrose.

Title Why Sacagawea deserves the day off & other lessons from the Lewis & Clark Trail / Stephenie Ambrose Tubbs
Published Lincoln, NE : University of Nebraska Press, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 130 pages)
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Experiences of a Writer onthe Lewis and Clark Trail; 2. Missouri River; 3. Paddling into Bodmer; 4. In Search of Perfect Harmony; 5. Selected and Implanted by Nature; 6. Sufficiently Ample; 7. Opening Our Ears; 8. I Grew Heartily Tired of the National Hug; 9. Why Sacagawea Deserves the Day Off; 10. Beyond Measuring Shadows; 11. New Beginnings; Postscript; Notes; Bibliography
Summary More than two hundred years later, the "voyage of discovery"--With its outsized characters, geographic marvels, and wondrous moments of adventure and mystery--continues to draw us along the Lewis and Clark Trail. Stephenie Ambrose Tubbs first fell under the trail's spell at sixteen and has been following in Lewis and Clark's path ever since. In essays historical and personal, she revisits the Lewis and Clark Trail and its famous people, landmarks, and events, exploring questions the expedition continues to raise, such as, What really motivated Thomas Jefferson to send out his agents of discovery
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Tubbs, Stephenie Ambrose -- Travel -- Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail
Tubbs, Stephenie Ambrose -- Travel -- Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail
Tubbs, Stephenie Ambrose
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
TRAVEL -- General.
TRAVEL -- Essays & Travelogues.
Discoveries in geography
Territorial expansion
Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail -- Description and travel
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration
United States -- Territorial expansion -- History -- 19th century
United States
United States -- Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail
West United States
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008013453
ISBN 0803219288