John Charles Frémont : the pathfinder
|Format:||Print Book 2003|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Students will discover the rich, multifaceted life of John Charles Fremont began exploring and mapping the American frontier in 1837. People used his reports and maps as guidebooks to the Oregon Trail. He was called the Pathfinder because he showed the way to Great Salt Lake, California, and Oregon. These are just a few of the amazing achievements that students will read about in this book.
Mapping the Oregon Trail
The second expedition
The third expedition
The Bear flag revolt
Cities from ashes.
|Series||Maynard, Charles W. (Charles William), 1955- Famous explorers of the American West.|
Frémont, John Charles,
-- Juvenile literature.
Frémont, John Charles, -- 1813-1890.
Explorers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Explorers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration.
|Publisher|| New York :PowerKids Press,2003
24 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
|ISBN||082396289X (lib. bdg.)