When explorers Lewis and Clark set off on a mission ordered by President Thomas Jefferson, incredible hardships in an unknown wilderness became their destiny. Native Americans, wild animals, and the Rocky Mountains all had to be encountered before they reached their goal: the Pacific Ocean.
Series Information: "Short chapters, large print, simple vocabulary, straightforward narrative, and attractive illustrations, as well as the addition of the subjects' own words, make [In Their Own Words] fine choices for early-grade biographies." ��� Booklist
Autobiography and Biography,
Biography and Autobiography,