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Westward--with American explorers

by Walter Buehr

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Exploring expeditions -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Walter Buehr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF592 .B9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5879141M
      LC Control Number63009691
      OCLC/WorldCa1237500

      Magellan, a Portuguese navigator in the service of Spain, sailed westward with a fleet of five ships from the port of Sanlúcar de Barrameda in September, Nearly three years later one ship returned, having circumnavigated the globe and traversed its largest ocean. For the progress of exploration in those parts of the United States lying west of the Mississippi the Atlas includes not only the reproductions listed above but also three maps showing the routes of Spanish, French, and American explorers, (Pls. ). Ninety-one routes are marked, and the route of each of the French and American.

        The story of the American West is one of the great epics of mankind. This exhilarating account is at once a complete, anecdotal history and a compendium of Western lore. It shows what life on the frontier was really like and portrays the brave, strong and sometimes violent men and women who explored, fought for and finally tamed a continent.4/5(1). the explorers set out from St. Louis in three boats and dugout canoes. From to , Lewis and Clark traveled 8, miles, from across the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean and back. Behind this expedition was a brave Native American woman named Sacajawea.

      The great stretches of natural pasture are broken by gray sage-brush plains, and tracts of strangely shaped and colored Badlands; sun-scorched wastes in summer, and in winter arctic in their iron the plains rise the Rocky Mountains, their flanks covered with coniferous woods; but the trees are small, and do not ordinarily grow very close together. Showing posts with label native all posts. Thursday, April 4, Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea by Rebecca K Jager.


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The American West is about Westward--with American explorers book and the railroads; it is about settlers who came to claim a land not originally their own and how they slowly imposed law and order on these wild and untamed places; and it is about the wanton destruction of the Native American way of life.

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The World Made New: Why the Age of Exploration Happened and How It Changed the World (Timelines of American History). One of the positive outcomes that followed the Louisiana Purchase was that of the expeditions of Lewis and Clark: the first American explorers out West.

Commissioned by President Jefferson ina group of select U.S. Army volunteers under the direction of Captain Merriweather Lewis and his friend, Second Lieutenant William Clark, embarked.

Walter Buehr; Walter Buehr (primary author only) Author division. Walter Buehr is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes. Walter Buehr is composed of 2 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. Whereas explorers of the previous European age of exploration were primarily searching for new routes to the riches of Asia, those of this second age sailed the seas primarily, in.

While some European-American settlers had found their way west during the s and early s, the purchase of the Louisiana Territory in triggered a national drive to move west. Following the Lewis and Clark expedition, countless other explorers and adventurers navigated what would become.

The women leads civilization westward with American settlers, stringing telegraph wire as she travels; she holds a school book. The different economic activities of the pioneers are highlighted and, especially, the changing forms of transportation.

The Native Americans and wild animals flee. The Spanish, French, and British searched for years before American explorers took up the challenge of finding it. Indeed, shortly before Lewis and Clark set out on their expedition for the U.S.

government, Alexander Mackenzie, an officer of the British North West Company, a fur trading outfit, had attempted to discover the route. Renowned storyteller Dee Brown, author of the bestselling Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, recreates the struggles of Native Americans, settlers, and ranchers in this stunning volume that illuminates the history of the old West that’s filled with maps and vintage photographs.

Beginning with the demise of the Native Americans of the Plains, Brown depicts the onrush of the Released on: Novem Westward Expansion summary: The story of the United States has always been one of westward expansion, beginning along the East Coast and continuing, often by leaps and bounds, until it reached the Pacific—what Theodore Roosevelt described as "the great leap Westward." The acquisition of Hawaii and Alaska, though not usually included in discussions of Americans.

What were the reasons for Westward expansion. Ever since the first pioneers settled in the United States at the East, the country has been expanding westward. When President Thomas Jefferson bought the Louisiana territory from the French government init doubled the size of the existing United States.

Jefferson believed that, for the. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The American West by Dee Brown at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

easy for the professional fur traders and explorers, offered greater obstacles to the land-seekers, amateurs in the business of travel in a tree-less, water-poor wilderness.

As the railroads advanced westward with the aid of the Brand: Scribner. Manifest destiny was a widely-held cultural belief in the 19th-century United States that its settlers were destined to expand across North are three basic themes to manifest destiny: The special virtues of the American people and their institutions; The mission of the United States to redeem and remake the west in the image of agrarian America.The Project Gutenberg eBook, Famous Discoverers and Explores of America, by Charles H.

L. (Charles Haven Ladd) Johnston. This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.The race of American explorers is not extinct.

Major Powell is with us to-day, hale and hearty still. Peary, in the prime of his powers, is as capital an example of courage and resource as ever threw themselves upon the riddle of the frozen north. Beyond the Arctic and Antarctic circles little remains unknown on earth.