Who Was Sacagawea?

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Sacagawea was only sixteen when she made one of the most remarkable journeys in American history, traveling 4500 miles by foot, canoe, and horse-all while carrying a baby on her back! Without her, the Lewis and Clark expedition might have failed. Through this engaging book, kids will understand the reasons that today, 200 years later, she is still remembered and immortalized on a golden dollar coin.

Hardcover, 112 pages
Published on February 18, 2002 by Grosset & Dunlap
ISBN-10: 044842486X
ISBN-13: 9780448424866
7 Book Reviews
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  • 406kitten
    406kittenFriday, July 26, 2019 at 10:45 am44 stars
    I loved this book but I still cannot believe that she helped so much carried a baby on her back almost the whole time and did not get paid!!!!!!
    • tienaaaa
      tienaaaaWednesday, June 8, 2016 at 2:43 pm
      I have read this book. And I loved it!
      • csheenFriday, January 18, 2013 at 8:14 am
        I love this book!! it is very interesting.
        • josiphina
          josiphinaThursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:58 pm55 stars
          She took her child with her
          • josiphina
            josiphinaThursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:57 pm55 stars
            Her hasband pad to do the job but he was not helpfull. But she was . Even though she did not payed to help.
            • josiphina
              josiphinaThursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:55 pm55 stars
              I know who she is
              • 20scassari
                20scassariTuesday, December 18, 2012 at 4:56 pm
                "Who Was Sacagawea" is a great book. The author did a great job describing what her life was like. The book also gives so many dates of when things happened in Sacagawea's life. The name Sacagawea means "Bird Women". I absolutely recommend this book.

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