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Product Description: "It was a wild ride... and this book does it justice. Well-chosen thrills, spills, and conflicts are spliced into a narrative that highlights the danger underlying this scientific mission... Handsomely designed text... large, full-color impressionistic paintings convey the action...read more
By Gregory Manchess (illustrator) and Stuart Waldman

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9781931414098 | Mikaya Pr, October 1, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Describes the expedition of John Wesley Powell in 1869 to explore the Colorado River from Green River City, Wyoming, to the Grand Canyon.

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9781931414586, titled "The Last River: John Wesley Powell and the Colorado River Exploring Expedition" | Mikaya Pr, September 17, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: "It was a wild ride.

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Product Description: This entertaining book follows the travels of Americans Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, explorers of the American West. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style that guides readers through a voyage of discovery...read more

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9780778712473 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2014, cover price $27.60 | About this edition: This entertaining book follows the travels of Americans Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, explorers of the American West.

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9780778712596 | Crabtree Pub Co, January 31, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This entertaining book follows the travels of Americans Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, explorers of the American West.

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Product Description: The journey of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark across the newly acquired Louisiana Territory from 1804 to 1806 was truly extraordinary. It's best explained using the journals of these two explorers. In this book, primary source materials were carefully chosen to highlight the most interesting and exciting parts of the adventure...read more

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9781433999307 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: The journey of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark across the newly acquired Louisiana Territory from 1804 to 1806 was truly extraordinary.

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9781433999291 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: The journey of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark across the newly acquired Louisiana Territory from 1804 to 1806 was truly extraordinary.

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Product Description: John Wesley Powell spent two summers in Colorado preparing to lead the first exploration of the Grand Canyon by a non-Native American. While in Colorado, he climbed Longs Peak, Mount Lincoln, and Pikes Peak. His bravery was underscored by the fact he had only one arm...read more

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9780865411784 | Bilingual edition (Filter Pr Llc, October 1, 2013), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: John Wesley Powell spent two summers in Colorado preparing to lead the first exploration of the Grand Canyon by a non-Native American.

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Product Description: Meriwether Lewis and William Clark were the two figures at the heart of the Corps of Discovery. Students will learn how these two men first met and how they came to be tasked with this expedition. Along the way, kids will learn about the adventures and hardships faced by the Corps, and how these eventsalong with land, people, and animals never before seen by people from the Eastern USwere dutifully recorded in their journals...read more

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9781477708996 | Powerkids Pr, July 15, 2013, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Meriwether Lewis and William Clark were the two figures at the heart of the Corps of Discovery.

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9781477707838 | Powerkids Pr, July 15, 2013, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Meriwether Lewis and William Clark were the two figures at the heart of the Corps of Discovery.

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Product Description: Merriwether Lewis and William Clark were chosen by President Thomas Jefferson to explore the newly purchased Louisiana Territory. Readers look at the highs and lows of the Voyage of Discovery, and the roles played by the people who joined them...read more

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9781448898466 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Merriwether Lewis and William Clark were chosen by President Thomas Jefferson to explore the newly purchased Louisiana Territory.

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9781448896943 | 1 edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2013), cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Merriwether Lewis and William Clark were chosen by President Thomas Jefferson to explore the newly purchased Louisiana Territory.

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Product Description: After the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803, the young nation needed brave pioneers to explore this vast uncharted land. Zebulon Pike, a young frontier soldier, welcomed the challenge. Heading southwest from St...read more

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9781464400957 | Enslow Pub Inc, August 1, 2012, cover price $10.53 | About this edition: After the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803, the young nation needed brave pioneers to explore this vast uncharted land.

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9780766040120 | Enslow Pub Inc, August 1, 2012, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: After the United States purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803, the young nation needed brave pioneers to explore this vast uncharted land.

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9781935884408 | State Standards Pub Llc, September 1, 2011, cover price $22.60

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9781935884491 | State Standards Pub Llc, September 1, 2011, cover price $10.60

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Product Description: Zebulon Pike, the son of a Revolutionary War major, joined the army when he was 15 years old. After the Louisiana Purchase, Pike was sent to explore the Mississippi River in 1805. The Pike Expedition continued west from Missouri and Kansas into present day Colorado and New Mexico...read more

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9780865411234 | Bilingual edition (Filter Pr Llc, August 1, 2011), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Zebulon Pike, the son of a Revolutionary War major, joined the army when he was 15 years old.

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Product Description: When President Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803, the size of the United States almost doubled. Suddenly, the country stretched from the Atlantic Ocean all the way to the Rocky Mountains. But no one knew much about the new territory...read more

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9780761371311 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2011, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: This title relates the meticulous planning and execution of Lewis and Clark's expedition to explore the Louisiana Purchase and Oregon Country and find a Northwest Passage to the Pacific Ocean.

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9780761352266 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2011, cover price $30.65 | About this edition: When President Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory in 1803, the size of the United States almost doubled.

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Product Description: Join Lewis and Clark on their exciting expedition to the Pacific Ocean. Read about

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9780778799177 | 1 edition (Crabtree Pub Co, December 15, 2010), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Join Lewis and Clark on their exciting expedition to the Pacific Ocean.

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9780778798965 | Crabtree Pub Co, December 15, 2010, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Join Lewis and Clark on their exciting expedition to the Pacific Ocean.

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Product Description: When was the western United States still a mysterious land? Why was it important to find a water route across the continent? What did the first explorers to the West discover on their way? Take a step back in time and discover the facts behind a groundbreaking adventure: a river-based journey across the American West...read more

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9781403497659 | Not Applicable, September 30, 2007, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: When was the western United States still a mysterious land?

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9781403497574 | Heinemann/Raintree, December 1, 2008, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: When was the western United States still a mysterious land?

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Product Description: John Wesley Powell's insatiable curiosity led him to explore the area of the US marked ""unknown"" on maps -- an area he mapped and named the Grand Canyon. Powell was a one-armed Civil War veteran when he led the first expedition down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon in 1869...read more

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9780865410800 | Filter Pr Llc, November 1, 2006, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: John Wesley Powell's insatiable curiosity led him to explore the area of the US marked ""unknown"" on maps -- an area he mapped and named the Grand Canyon.

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