University of nebraska press lewis and clark journals book

University of nebraska press journals nebraska journals. Moulton has edited the journals of the lewis and clark expedition of 18046, thus making clear and. Sorensen professor of american history at the university of nebraska and recipient of the j. Published by the university of nebraska press, 2003. The journals of the lewis and clark expedition national archives. The journals of the lewis and clark expedition, volume 1. He is the editor of the journals of the lewis and clark expedition, available from the university of nebraska press. Clark expedition are available through the university of nebraska press. The work of historian gary moulton and a team of some three dozen specialists working through the university of nebraska s center for great plains studies with the support of the national endowment for the humanities, the volume journals of the lewis and clark expedition was published by the university of nebraska press from 1983 to 2001.

As part of the university of nebraska s efforts to slow the spread of covid19 in our communities, the university of nebraska press office is currently closed. This website makes available the text of the celebrated nebraska edition of the lewis and clark journals, edited by gary e. Nebraska edition of the lewis and clark journals, edited by gary e. Franklin jameson award of the american historical association and the outstanding research and creative activity award from the university of nebraska. An american epic of discovery, published by university of nebraska press, discussed the historic expedition of meriwether lewis and. The university of nebraska press has become the preeminent publisher of lewis and clark titles, including what is now. Our employees are, however, still hard at work producing the books and journals you depend on, but now they are doing it from their homes. Anthony brandt, american heritage meticulously edited, with detailed and absolutely necessary footnotes, these volumes are a triumph of scholarly publishing. The definitive journals of lewis and clark, vol 12. Meriwether lewis and william clark edited by gary e. Journal excerpts are from the journals of the lewis and clark expedition, edited by gary e. Meriwether lewis, william clark, and members of the corps of discovery edited by gary e. Meriwether lewis, william clark, and members of the corps of discovery.

The thirteenvolume edition of the journals consists of an atlas of maps, a book of botanical specimens, and the diaries of meriwether lewis, william clark, and four enlisted men. The university of nebraska press celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2016. It could be argued that this book was over two hundred years in the. During those 75 years the press has grown to be the largest university press located between chicago and california.

Notwithstanding the technological revolution, the printed book is far from obsolete, though technology has. If you want lewis and clark whole, this is the edition to buy. Idaho state university library, john rees collection, manuscript. The following list of recommended readings has been been prepared by the university of nebraska press in consultation with advisory board member james ronda. Moulton spent more than two decades pulling the pieces together and did a masterly job. The lewis and clark expedition did not, or at least not an account approved by the captains. Publishes books and journals especially in american history, the american west, and native american studies. Professor gary moulton, editor of the lewis and clark journals. Lincoln, university of nebraska press, with the center for great plains studies, university of nebraskalincoln, c2003. The journals of the lewis and clark expedition, volume 6. The definitive journals of lewis and clark, 7volume set. Patrick gass june 12, 1771 april 2, 1870 served as sergeant in the lewis and clark expedition 18041806. He was important to the expedition because of his service as. It publishes both books with more than 6,000 titles still in print and an additional 150 new titles each year and journals with nearly 30 different.

In my view, the university of nebraska press is at the core of our land grant mission. On their return lewis and clark directed the execution of new maps detailing with remarkable accuracy the features of the country that they had traversed. Cutright, paul russell, a history of the lewis and clark journals. To purchase the journals, please contact the university of nebraska press.

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