In This Issue November/December 2002
Volume 23, Issue 6
River Bluffs, 1320 Miles Above Sant Louis by George Catlin, 1832.
Smithsonian American Art Museum/Art Resource
The Corps of Discovery heads into uncharted territory looking for a mythical passage to the Far East.By Caroline Kim
A Pueblo uprising threatens an empire in the making in the southwest.By Pedro Ponce
The young naturalist rides with gauchos, battles a tidal wave, and develops a theory of evolution.By Rebecca Webber
Archaeological evidence provides a portrait of the fur-trading Omaha.By Paulette W. Campbell