Contributor biographical information for Before Lewis and Clark : documents illustrating the history of the Missouri, 1785-1804 / edited with an introductory narrative by A.P. Nasatir ; introduction to the Bison Book edition by James P. Ronda.

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A. P. Nasatir, emeritus research professor of history at San Diego State University has had a career distinguished by its contributions to the documentary history of the French and Spanish regimes in the American West. James P. Ronda is the author of Lewis and Clark among the Indians (1984) and Astoria and Empire (1990), both published by the University of Nebraska Press.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Missouri River Valley -- History -- Sources.
Fur trade -- Missouri River Valley -- History -- Sources.