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Plants on the trail with Lewis and Clark

by Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw.

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Describes the journey of Lewis and Clark through the western United States, focusing on the plants they cataloged, their uses for food and medicine, and the plant lore of Native American people. Full description

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Summary: Describes the journey of Lewis and Clark through the western United States, focusing on the plants they cataloged, their uses for food and medicine, and the plant lore of Native American people.
Physical Description: 104 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 26 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 88-90) and index.
ISBN: 0618067760 (alk. paper)
Author Notes: Dorothy Hinshaw Patent holds a Ph.D. in zoology from the University of California at Berkeley. She is the author of more than one hundred books for children and young adults, on subjects ranging from biodiversity to the bald eagle. She has two adult sons and lives with her husband in Montana, where the state flower is named after Meriwether Lewis
William Munoz earned a B.A. in history from the University of Montana. He has an avid interest in ecology and the environment and has worked on many photo essays. Mr. Munoz lives with his wife and son near Victoria, British Columbia

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