Zebulon Pike: Explorer Of The Southwest
by William R. Sanford, Carl R. Green
Zebulon Pike, who joined the U.S. Army at the age of 15, was commissioned to explore the southern section of the Louisiana Purchase. Unlike his counterparts, Lewis and Clark, Pike did not receive much recognition until after his death in the War of 1812.
- Interest Level
- Grades 6 - 8
About the Authors
William R. Sanford
Carl R. Green