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Title: How We Crossed the West, The Adventures of Lewis and Clark
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Author(s): Rosalyn Schanzer
Publisher: National Geographic
Date Published: 1997
Cost: $18.00
Grade Levels: 1st-5th
Length: 44 pages
ISBN: 0-7922-3738-2 Buy Now at Powells.com
Description:

Appealing art and descriptive text bring Lewis and Clark alive for young adventurers. Carefully chosen text from Lewis and Clark's actual journals opens a fascinating window into this country's exciting history. A National Geographic TV special on Lewis and Clark will air in 1998.*


* Copyright 1995-2003 Muze Inc. For personal non-commercial use only. All rights reserved.

 
Accuracy: 4 Stars
Multicultural Perspectives: 4 Stars
Instructional Viability:   N/A
Usability: 3 Stars
Student Appeal: 4 Stars
Overall Rating: 4 Stars
Title: The Incredible Journey of Lewis and Clark
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Author(s): Rhoda Blumberg
Publisher: Harper Collins
Date Published: 1987
Cost: $11.95
Grade Levels: 5th-12th
Length: 131 Pages
ISBN: 0-68814421-7 Buy Now at Powells.com
Description:

A lively, gritty account of Lewis and Clark's incredible journey west across uncharted North America--a two-and-a-half year odyssey filled with danger, disappointment, and discovery. "Blumberg's eloquent narrative and meticulous research represents a dramatic blend of history and biography."--Boston Globe.

 
Accuracy: 4 Stars
Multicultural Perspectives: 3 Stars
Instructional Viability:   N/A
Usability: 4 Stars
Student Appeal: 3 Stars
Overall Rating: 3 Stars
Title: The Truth About Sacajawea
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Author(s): Kenneth Thomasma
Publisher: Grandview Publishing
Date Published: 1997
Cost: $7.99 PB
$12.99 HC
Grade Levels: 3rd-8th
Length: 175 Pages
ISBN: 1880114-18-6 Buy Now at Powells.com
Description:

This book allows readers to experience the daily life of Sacajawea during her journey with the Corps. It portrays her as a quiet, resourceful teenager and contributor to the Expedition.

 
Accuracy: 3 Stars
Multicultural Perspectives: 4 Stars
Instructional Viability:   N/A
Usability: 3 Stars
Student Appeal: 3 Stars
Overall Rating: 3 Stars
Title: Going Along with Lewis and Clark
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Author(s): Barbara Fifer
Publisher: Montana Magazine
Date Published: 2000
Cost: $11.95
Grade Levels: 3rd-8th
Length: 48 Pages
ISBN: 1-56037-151-x Buy Now at Powells.com
Description:

Topic-by-topic, visual treatment of the Expedition for grades 4-up. Color maps, sketches, paintings, and photographs with accurate text presented in bright and active style, covering "Who They Were," "People They Met," "What They Ate," and more.

 
Accuracy: 2 Stars
Multicultural Perspectives: 2 Stars
Instructional Viability:   N/A
Usability: 4 Stars
Student Appeal: 4 Stars
Overall Rating: 3 Stars



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