Seaman's Journal: On the Trail with Lewis and Clark

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Ideals Publications, Mar 1, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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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 true 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.

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User Review  - Shermens - LibraryThing

A wonderful book with beautiful illustrations. It is told in chronological journal format from a dog's point of view. It covers the essential events of the Corps of Discovery. The illustrations and ... Read full review

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I LOVE SEAMAN. There, I've said it. No human character has ever had the ability to worm their way into my heart as speedily and securely as animals do, and of all the animal characters I have loved ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Patricia Reeder Eubank has won many awards, including a Parent's Choice award for her historical children's book Seaman's Journal. She has written and illustrated many other titles including Just Where You Belong and ABCs of Halloween. Her books are distinguished by richly coloured paintings filled with details. Eubank lives in the Santa Ynez Valley of California.

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