• Director: Ken Burns
  • Release Year: 1997
  • Production Country: United States
  • Language: English

Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

Description

Lewis and Clark embark on a near-mythical cross-continental journey with great glory... and much tedium and difficulty.

Themes

William Clark (1770 – 1838), Meriwether Lewis (1774 – 1809), Sacagawea (c. 1788 – 1812), Manifest Destiny, Frontiers, Transcontinental expedition, Native Americans, Women's history, Scientific history, Colonialism, Nationalism, Legends and mythologies, Cross-cultural interactions,