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Title:
Sacagawea's son : the life of Jean Baptiste Charbonneau
Author:
Tinling, Marion, 1904-2006.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Missoula, Mont. : Mountain Press Pub. Co., [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
vii, 125 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780878424320
Format :
Book

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Central Library F592.7.C43 T55 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

When the explorers Lewis and Clark asked the Shoshone woman Sacagawea and her husband, French trapper Toussaint Charbonneau, to act as interpreters for their expedition, the couple brought along their two-month-old son, Jean Baptiste. Over the course of t


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vi
A Note on Spelling and Pronunciationp. vii
Introductionp. 1
1 Born to Travel, 1805 to 1806p. 5
2 Indian Boy, 1806 to 1809p. 15
3 School Days, 1809 to 1823p. 21
4 Princely Years, 1823 to 1829p. 31
5 Greenhorn Mountain Man, 1830p. 39
6 Rough Living and Rendezvous, 1830 to 1839p. 51
7 Changing Times and New Adventures, 1839 to 1843p. 63
8 Bent's Fort Hunter, 1843 to 1846p. 75
9 The Long March, 1846 to 1847p. 83
10 California Years and the End of the Trail, 1847 to 1866p. 95
Epiloguep. 105
Guide to Charbonneau's Westp. 109
Bibliographyp. 115
Indexp. 121

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