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Jedediah Smith, Sharlene and Ted Nelson

Label
Jedediah Smith
Title
Jedediah Smith
Statement of responsibility
Sharlene and Ted Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the life and work of Jedediah Smith, an explorer of the American West and leader of mountain men. Born in 1799, Jedediah Smith became an important explorer of the American West. He was the first American to cross the Sierra Nevadas and the Great Basin and the first American to reach California by an overland route. As a fur trader, he was considered a leader of the mountain men. His expeditions helped open the West to thousands of emigrants, changing the shape of the United States
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Sharlene P
Dewey number
  • 978/.02/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F592.S649
LC item number
N45 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Ted W
Series statement
Watts library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Jedediah Strong
  • Pioneers
  • Explorers
  • Trappers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Smith, Jedediah Strong
  • Explorers
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Jedediah Smith, Sharlene and Ted Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-59) and index
Contents
  • A young man of enterprise
  • The adventures begin
  • Across the Continental Divide
  • On to California
  • A perilous journey
  • Trail's end
  • A young man of enterprise
  • The adventures begin
  • Across the Continental Divide
  • On to California
  • A perilous journey
  • Trail's end
Control code
ocm52720741
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780531122877
Lccn
2003013344
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
Label
Jedediah Smith, Sharlene and Ted Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-59) and index
Contents
  • A young man of enterprise
  • The adventures begin
  • Across the Continental Divide
  • On to California
  • A perilous journey
  • Trail's end
  • A young man of enterprise
  • The adventures begin
  • Across the Continental Divide
  • On to California
  • A perilous journey
  • Trail's end
Control code
ocm52720741
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780531122877
Lccn
2003013344
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map

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