Dogs are a man’s best friend…
BY JEFF REDMON/BREAKTHROUGH IMPACT GROUP
…and apparently also Lewis and Clark’s!
Seaman, a newfound pup, was Merriweather Lewis’ trusted companion throughout their entire expedition.
The Captain’s Dog: My Journey with the Lewis and Clark Tribe by Roland Smith is…
Merriweather Lewis was handpicked and trained by Thomas Jefferson to chart the Louisiana Purchase.
Of course, he could not do this alone.
Smith recounts the expedition from a four-legged view, treating us to a perspective even Lewis did not observe.
This is not just a children’s book.
It is a story for anyone who is young at heart.
It’s worth the easy read and a great way to introduce the kids to the Lewis and Clark expedition.