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Sent by President Thomas Jefferson to find the fabled Northwest Passage, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led the most courageous and important expedition in U.S. history. Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery chronicles the story, not just of the two captains, but of the young army men, French-Canadian boatmen, Clark's African-American slave, and Sacajawea, the Shoshone woman who was a key, lifesaving member of the group. Journey with them all, across a breathtaking landscape in an experience that explores both the history -- and the promise -- of America. Purchase this extraordinary video for $24.98 at shopPBS.

The DVD edition includes Chapter Stops, Web links, Ken Burns: Making History (Interview), A Conversation with Ken Burns (CBS/Signature), Charlie Rose interviews with Ken Burns, Dayton Duncan and Stephen Ambrose, and a documentary about the Making of Lewis and Clark. Purchase for $29.98 at shopPBS.

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Lewis & Clark is a stunningly illustrated volume of the classic American history of two visionaries and their troops, who braved the unknown to find a way overland to the Pacific. From the impetus for the journey and Jefferson's reasons for wanting to send an exploring party into the unknown West to the adventures the Corps of Discovery experienced on their travels to their triumphant return, Lewis & Clark recounts the story in an engrossing style Pick it up today for $25 at shopPBS..