Rediscovering the Great Plains

Rediscovering the Great Plains

Journeys by Dog, Canoe, & Horse

eBook - 2001
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Part travel memoir, part geographical portrait, and part historical essay, this book recounts Henderson's (policy advisor on resource and management for the Government of Saskatchewan) three trips across the Canadian Plains using only the means available to Native Americans and the earliest European explorers dog cart, canoe, and horseback. As he tells of his own journeys, Henderson describes the landscape, discusses the traveling practices of Native Americans, and describes the trips of early explorers, including Lewis and Clark, Coronado, La VTrendrye, and Henry. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001
ISBN: 9780801875878
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 214 pages) : illustrations, maps


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