Trail after Lewis and Clark from the perspective of their Newfoundland dog, Seaman! Moving chronologically, points mentioned in Clark's journals are recorded, including Sacajawea's joining the corp, and the time he was kidnapped and rescued, as well as notes on the everyday plants and animals that they saw on their way west. Paperback.
A trade paperback edition of the award-winning tale of the journey of Lewis and Clark. When Seaman, a Newfoundland dog, met his new master in August of 1803, he didn t know that he would spend the next three years on an adventure of more than 8,000 miles to the Pacific Ocean and back. Seaman's Journal is based on actual entries in Meriwether Lewis s journal describing Seaman, and it presents an account of the Lewis and Clark expedition as seen from the viewpoint of Lewis s dog. Join Seaman before the trip as preparations take place. Meet the Native American guides and friends they encountered along the way. And read of Seaman s love for Sacajawea, the Shoshone woman whose husband acted as interpreter and guide. Ages 5-8.