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Lewis and Clark Trail Maps: A Cartographic Reconstruction (Volume I)

By: Plamondon, Martin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pullman, WA, Washington State Univ Pr: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036165

ISBN: 0874222338

Condition: Like New


During the Corps of Discovery's 1804-06 trek, Captain William Clark suveyed the expedition's traverse to the Pacific Ocean and back. Clark assumed that this information would be converted to maps soon after the journey's completion. For various reasons this did not occur and for nearly two centuries Clark's invaluable data remained untapped in the expedition's annals. Now, for the first time, the cartographic reconstruction that Clark expected has been rendered. By using the daily measurements and notes in Clark's journals, as well as other sources, Plamondon has created maps depicting the Cor... View more info