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York's adventures with Lewis and Clark : an African-American's part in the great expedition / by Rhoda Blumberg.

Authors: Blumberg, Rhoda.
Call number: j978 BLU
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Children's Books, 2004.
Publication date: 2004.
Subject: Slaves -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
York, approximately 1775-approximately 1815 -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806) -- Juvenile literature.
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Title: York's adventures with Lewis and Clark : an African-American's part in the great expedition / by Rhoda Blumberg.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: vii, 88 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Contents note: The early years -- Moving west -- One Black man -- Getting started -- Whippings and powwows -- The first winter -- Waiting -- Into the unknown -- The Great Falls -- Finding the Shoshoni -- An important meeting -- Onward! -- Shooting rapids -- Dampened spirits -- Homeward bound -- York's mission -- Return to St. Louis -- Forgotten man.
Summary note: Relates the adventures of York, a slave and "body servant" to William Clark, who journeyed west with the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804-1806.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (P. 86) and index.
ISBN: 0060091118
0060091126 (lib. bdg.)
LCCN: 2003009425
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|936562
Bib No.: 936562

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