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Author Swagerty, William R.
Title The Indianization of Lewis and Clark / by William R. Swagerty ; foreword by James P. Ronda.
Published Norman, Okla. : Arthur H. Clark Co., 2012.
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 Floor2  F592.7 .S9 2012  v.1    IN LIBRARY
 Floor2  F592.7 .S9 2012  v.2    IN LIBRARY
Description 2 v. (xxvii, 778 p.) : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Americans and indianization -- Race and material culture in Jeffersonian America -- Assembling in the American bottom : the personnel of the expedition -- Dressing in army : outbound appearance of the expedition -- Regional foodways and health, 1750-1820 -- "Leather dressers and taylors" : the altered apparel of the expedition -- "We eat an emensity of meat" : changes in diet of the corps -- Eating off the land "in the Indian Stile" : Fort Mandan to Fort Clatsop -- "We once more live in clover" : a fully indianized diet -- Useful things, Indian made : technology and transportation -- "Caressing," "Smoking," and knowing "by signs" : sex, diplomacy, and geography -- Aftermath : Jeffersonian exploration revisited -- Conclusion : the impact of the expedition on science, culture, and Indian diplomacy, 1806-1820 -- Epilogue.
Subject Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809 -- Relations with Indians.
Clark, William, 1770-1838 -- Relations with Indians.
Acculturation -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
ISBN 087062413X (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780870624131 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 791489860