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To the Ends of the Earth: The Last Journey of Lewis & Clark
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,940. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
St. Louis, 1809. Three years after the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Meriwether Lewis never felt less like a hero. Trapped in a thankless political job, he's drinking too much and spending money like there’s no tomorrow. Confronted by an unexpected and dangerous enemy, Lewis finds himself drawn into a conspiracy to put him and William Clark at the head of a new American empire.
The Fairest Portion of the Globe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 188,820. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
La Louisiane, 1793...a land of riches beyond imagining. Whoever controls the vast domain along the Mississippi River will decide the fate of North America. It's winner take all...and the losers might include two reckless young soldiers named Lewis and Clark whose dreams of adventure in the West will end in death or glory.
Footprints in Time: A Walk in Sacajawea's Moccasins
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Series: Historical Collection · Children (ages 9-12). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1805, a young Shoshone woman named Sacajawea joined the Lewis and Clark expedition as an interpreter, and with a papoose on her back helped explore America's northwest while searching for a route to the Pacific Ocean. This time-honored true story of the hardships of the expedition, in particular that of Sacajawea and her baby, Jean-Baptist (Pomp), is retold for young readers ages 8-12.
A Bark In The Park-Great Road Trips To Take With Your Dog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Every year an estimated 29 million people travel with their dogs. But what happens when you actually want to leave the hotel room with your dog? This book is not about traveling with your dog to tiny, fenced-in dog parks or disappearing into the wilderness; it is about places you want to see, and taking your dog to share your fun. Here we take 7 great road trips with our dog.
Hiking Oregon's History
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This engaging history tells the stories behind 56 of the state's most interesting historic sites -- from a desert cave with 14,000-year-old artifacts to Lewis and Clark's route, gold mining ghost towns, and haunted lighthouses. The book also suggests optional hiking trips so you can see the sites yourself.
The Parks of Washington
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Award-winning author Nicky Leach's essays illuminate the extraordinary beauty of this evergreen landscape-a region that is both enticing and forbidding-providing the reader with a more complete understanding of this sublime landscape. Mount Rainier, Mount St. Helens, Olympic, North Cascades and the Columbia River Gorge are but a few of the highlights of this journey.
Soft Adventure Travel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Soft adventure. The sort of experience that goes beyond the typical tourist itinerary. There is no great physical challenge involved here. There is considerable food for the spirit. And the body. And on the windjammer, a rum swizzle at every turn. This is a collection of my published travel articles that tell about these journeys throughout the world. Come with me as I revisit these experiences.
Dognapped
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Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Nothing was more fascinating to Native Americans than the big Newfoundland dog named Seaman accompanying the Lewis and Clark Expedition. When he disappears, his master, Captain Lewis, immediately fears that their fascination has turned into something much more serious.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Look Up, Astoria! A Walking Tour of Astoria, Oregon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Astoria, Oregon is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.