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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

Mosquitos

The Character of Merriweather Lewis

Clay Jenkinson

2011

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2016-01-11

"According to Frances Hunter, Clark [of the Lewis and Clark expedition] spelled mosquito nineteen different ways in the course of the expedition."

I am thankful for spell check and mosquito protection. And heat is nice too. Without which the two seasons of the grate plains -- mosquitoes and winter -- would be pretty miserable.