York's Adventures with Lewis and Clark
Rhoda Blumberg (A) and Jaime J. Holmberg (A)
List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - African American History - 2006)
York's Adventures with Lewis and Clark: An African-American's Part in the Great Expedition
Description: Did you know that an African-American man participated in Lewis and Clarks famous expedition? Working alongside free men, Clarks slave York played an important role in the journeys success. This award-winning book draws on extensive research to give a gripping and insightful account of Yorks significant contribution to this landmark historical event. (96 pgs) Ages 9 -12
Ashay says, "This is an example of what can get lost in the memory of those who write the history books. I commend Ms. Blumberg on her work. Yes, and there are many more stories about African Americans yet to be discovered!"
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