Wednesday, August 18, 2010
August 18 Birthday: Meriwether Lewis
Meriwether Lewis, explorer
Aug. 18, 1774-Oct. 11, 1809
A Picture Book Biography of Lewis and Clark by David A. Adler, illustrated by Ronald Himler (Holiday House, 2003)
The spirit of adventure is captured in this book about Lewis and Clark's most celebrated journey-the expedition of the West.
Visit Discovering Lewis & Clark, an online "hyperhistory in progress" and retrace the steps of these explorers and more
See also: Aug. 1, William Clark.