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" On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded a bear. One of them made his escape; the other turned upon Captain Lewis and pursued him seventy or eighty yards, but being badly wounded... "
The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization: The class ... - Page 232
by Georges baron Cuvier - 1827
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Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis, William Clark - Columbia River - 1815
...very much diminished, yet the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired and each wounded...badly wounded he could not run so fast as to prevent liini from reloading his piece, which he again ainu-d at him, and a third shot from the hunter brought...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and ..., Volume 58

Edmund Burke - History - 1817
...very much diminished, yet the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired and each wounded...made his escape ; the other turned upon Captain Lewis aud pursued him seventy or eighty yards, but being badly wounded he could not run so fast as to prevent...
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History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis - Columbia River - 1843
...is very much diminished, the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded...the other turned upon Captain Lewis, and pursued him for seventy or eighty yards ; but, being badly wounded, he could not run so fast as to prevent him...
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History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis - Columbia River - 1847
...is very much diminished, the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded...the other turned upon Captain Lewis, and pursued him for seventy or eighty yards ; but, being badly wounded, he could not run so fast as to prevent him...
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History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis - Lewis and Clark Expedition - 1861
...is very much diminished, the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded...the other turned upon Captain Lewis, and pursued him for seventy or eighty yards ; but, being badly wounded, he could not run so fast as to prevent him...
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History of the Expedition Under the Command of Lewis and Clark: To ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis, Elliott Coues - Columbia River - 1893 - 1364 pages
...very much diminished, yet the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded...escape ; the other turned upon Captain * Lewis and Clark will have it that these bears are "white " — and the countless repetitions in the books, of...
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The Louisiana Purchase, and the Exploration, Early History and Building of ...

Ripley Hitchcock - Louisiana Purchase - 1904 - 349 pages
...encountered two of the formidable grizzly bears of which the Indians had given dreadful accounts. Both men " fired, and each wounded a bear ; one of them made...him seventy or eighty yards, but being badly wounded could not run so fast as to prevent him from reloading his piece, which he again aimed at the bear,...
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The Trail of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1904: A Story of the Great ..., Volume 1

Olin Dunbar Wheeler - Indians of North America - 1904
...mortal, they frequently fall a sacrifice if they miss their aim. . . . On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired and each wounded...seventy or eighty yards, but being badly wounded he [the beast] could not run so fast as to prevent him [Lewis] from reloading his piece, which he again...
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The Lewis & Clark Exploring Expedition: 1804-'06

Graeme Mercer Adam - Lewis and Clark Expedition - 1904 - 365 pages
...danger is much diminished, yet the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded...One of them made his escape; the other turned upon Lewis and pursued him seventy or eighty yards, but being badly wounded the bear could not run so fast...
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Makers of American History: The Lewis & Clark Exploring Expedition, 1804-,06

Graeme Mercer Adam - History - 1905 - 361 pages
...danger is much diminished, yet the white bear is still a terrible animal. On approaching these two, both Captain Lewis and the hunter fired, and each wounded...One of them made his escape; the other turned upon Lewis and pursued him seventy or eighty yards, but being badly wounded the bear could not run so fast...
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