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Author Blumberg, Rhoda.
Title York's adventures with Lewis and Clark : an African-American's part in the great expedition / by Rhoda Blumberg.
Pub Info New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 2004.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 92 YORK     WITHDRAWN
 Wellfleet-Children's Area  J Biography York     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript vii, 88 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Audience 1110L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.9 3 3 75941
Summary Relates the adventures of York, a slave and "body servant" to William Clark, who journeyed west with the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804-1806.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The early years -- Moving west -- One Black man -- Getting started -- Whippings and powwows -- The first winter -- Waiting -- Into the unknown -- The Great Falls -- Finding the Shoshoni -- An important meeting -- Onward! -- Shooting rapids -- Dampened spirits -- Homeward bound -- York's mission -- Return to St. Louis -- Forgotten man.
Subject York, approximately 1775-approximately 1815 -- Juvenile literature.
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806) -- Juvenile literature.
Slaves -- West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
West (U.S.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
York, approximately 1775-approximately 1815.
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
Slaves.
African Americans -- Biography.
West (U.S.) -- Biography.
ISBN 0060091118
0060091126 (lib. bdg.)
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