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A Picture Book of Lewis and Clark

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Publisher Comments:

This picture book chronicles the expedition across the American West conducted by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, spawned by President Thomas Jefferson's Louisiana Purchase of 1803. Full color.

Review:

"Brightening every double-page spread, Himler's impressionistic paintings include quiet portraits of the men as well as dramatic scenes from their adventures." Booklist

Review:

"The story of the Corps of Discovery has recently recaptured American interest, and Adler's version of the historical expedition captures the spirit of adventure for a young audience." School Library Journal

Review:

"Adler marks the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition with this informative biography for young readers. He...brings the narrative to life with excerpts from letters and journal entries." Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

David A. Adler was born in New York City and received his B.A. from Queens College in New York City in 1968 and his Masters in Business Administration from New York University in 1971. He was a math teacher for nine years, and a writer for a financial newsletter, and has been the senior editor of books for young readers at a publishing house. He is the author of more than 160 books for young readers.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823417957
Author:
Himler, Ronald
Publisher:
Holiday House
Illustrator:
Himler, Ronald
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
History - United States/19th Century
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
History - Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
Clark, William
Subject:
Explorers
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Publication Date:
20030931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Dimensions:
8.02x9.53x.20 in. .31 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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Product details pages Holiday House - English 9780823417957 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Brightening every double-page spread, Himler's impressionistic paintings include quiet portraits of the men as well as dramatic scenes from their adventures."
"Review" by , "The story of the Corps of Discovery has recently recaptured American interest, and Adler's version of the historical expedition captures the spirit of adventure for a young audience."
"Review" by , "Adler marks the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition with this informative biography for young readers. He...brings the narrative to life with excerpts from letters and journal entries."
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