Publisher: Calkins Creek; 1 edition (January 1, 2004)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.1 MB
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Meet Seaman, the Newfoundland puppy who joined the Lewis and Clark excursion into the uncharted western desolate tract. Seaman used to be even more than the devoted better half of Captain Lewis. Seaman risked his lifestyles again and again and served the Corps of Discovery as a hunter, retriever, and shield puppy. This richly particular account of the excursion comprises its making plans, its adventures and discoveries, and its aftermath. throughout the trek from St. Louis to the Pacific Ocean and again, each member of the Corps of Discovery suffered from starvation, insect bites, accidents, and shut calls with loss of life. famous kid's writer Laurence Pringle follows the excursion heavily and highlights the adventures of Seaman as they seem within the journals of Lewis and Clark. Pringle additionally deals facts, first published in 2000, approximately what occurred to Seaman after the journey's finish. With fascinating sidebars, historic illustrations, magazine excerpts, and unique paintings, this account of the Corps of Discovery good points the impressive puppy that used to be the expedition's most original member.