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Author Nelson, W. Dale.

Title Interpreters with Lewis and Clark : the story of Sacagawea and Toussaint Charbonneau / W. Dale Nelson
Edition First edition
Published Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 174 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Interpreters with Lewis and Clark; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE The Meeting; CHAPTER TWO Winter; CHAPTER THREE Against the Current; CHAPTER FOUR Over the Top; CHAPTER FIVE Fort Clatsop; CHAPTER SIX Homeward Bound; CHAPTER SEVEN Afterward; CHAPTER EIGHT Father and Son; CHAPTER NINE At Home and Abroad; CHAPTER TEN The Prince and the Frontiersman; CHAPTER ELEVEN Glimpses of Baptiste; CHAPTER TWELVE Desolation on the Missouri; CHAPTER THIRTEEN Westward Once More; CHAPTER FOURTEEN John B. Charbonneau; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary A frank portrayal of Toussaint Charbonneau, a French-Canadian fur trader, who, with his Shoshone Indian wife Sacagawea, joined the Lewis and Clark expedition in 1803. While Sacagawea assumed legendary status as a "token of peace", Toussaint has been maligned in fiction and nonfiction alike
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-168) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Sacagawea -- Family.
Charbonneau, Jean-Baptiste, 1805-1866.
Charbonneau, Toussaint, approximately 1758-approximately 1839.
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Indian interpreters -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Shoshoni women -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003004343
ISBN 1280507853
1417515058 (electronic bk.)
1574411659 (alk. paper)
9781417515059 (electronic bk.)
9781574411652 (alk. paper)