Meriwether Lewis, A Biography

By: Dillon, Richard

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The crucial expedition that Lewis and Clark led up the Missouri River opened up the American West, creating an overland route across the continent. Author chronicles that voyage and probes the lesser-known aspects of Lewis' life -- his youth in Virginia, his close relationship with Thomas Jefferson, his career as Governor of the Louisiana Territory and more, including his tragic and mysterious death at thirty-five. Map endpapers. Previous owner's name, small faint stain on rear board, gilt titling on spine lightly faded. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 364 pages; 28801

Title: Meriwether Lewis, A Biography

Author Name: Dillon, Richard

Categories: Biographies,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY, Coward - McCann, Inc.: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no Dust Jacket

Seller ID: 28801

Keywords: EXPLORERS Exploration Americana Pathfinder Missouri River LEWIS And Clark,