Story of Sacajawea

Story of Sacajawea

Guide to Lewis and Clark

by Della Rowland
Publisher: Yearling
Mass market paperback, 92 pages
Price: $4.99
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Historical Setting: Louisiana Purchase, 1804-1812 A. D.

This book draws an accurate portrait of the woman who helped forge the trail across the West. Sold as a slave to a fur trader, Sacajawea later became his wife and met Lewis and Clark.

As a young girl, Sacajawea was separated from her family when she was captured by a band of Minnetaree warriors and taken to be their slave. Several years later, she was bought by a French fur trader to be his wife. Then, in 1804, when she was only sixteen years old, Sacajawea met Lewis and Clark.

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