Publisher: University of Nebraska Press (May 1, 1997)
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The collage of Nebraska Press variants of The Journals of the Lewis and Clark excursion are extensively heralded as an enduring fulfillment. In all, 13 volumes are projected, which jointly will offer an entire checklist of the expedition. Volume eleven includes the journals of excursion member Joseph Whitehouse. His journals are the single surviving account written through a military inner most at the excursion, and he's one of many least recognized of the day trip celebration. Following the excursion, Whitehouse had a checkered military profession, and he disappeared after 1817. His functions were unfairly slighted via past commentators, regardless of his narrative ability and proof that he was once a guy of a full of life and curious brain. His huge magazine entries give a contribution to our figuring out of the epochal trip and of the weird team of fellows who undertook one of many defining occasions in our background. The final a part of his journals used to be now not stumbled on till 1966; this can be the 1st e-book of the entire checklist of his account.