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The Resource Sign-talker : the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition :a novel, by James Alexander Thom

Sign-talker : the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition :a novel, by James Alexander Thom

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Sign-talker : the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition :a novel
Title
Sign-talker
Title remainder
the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition :a novel
Statement of responsibility
by James Alexander Thom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Following the Louisiana Purchase, Thomas Jefferson sends Meriweather Lewis and William Clark to explore the newly acquired territory. To survive, the two captains need an extraordinary hunter who will be able to provide the expedition with fresh game, and a sign-talker to communicate with the native tribes. They choose George Drouillard." -- back cover
Summary
A fictional re-creation of the Lewis and Clark expedition focuses on George Drouillard, a French and Shawnee hunter, guide, and interpreter, who keeps the mission going in difficult times
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Writing style
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007226
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Thom, James Alexander
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
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1080
Literary form
novels
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indiana author
  • Lewis, Meriwether
  • Clark, William
  • Drouillard, George
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Indians of North America
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition : a novel
Label
Sign-talker : the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition :a novel, by James Alexander Thom
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes an excerpt from Warrior women
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20527805
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First trade paperback edition.
Extent
466 pages
Isbn
9780345465566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
Label
Sign-talker : the adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition :a novel, by James Alexander Thom
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes an excerpt from Warrior women
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20527805
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First trade paperback edition.
Extent
466 pages
Isbn
9780345465566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps

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