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The Resource Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; foreword, Shelley Fisher Fishkin ; introduction, Willie Morris ; afterword, Lawrence Howe

Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; foreword, Shelley Fisher Fishkin ; introduction, Willie Morris ; afterword, Lawrence Howe

Label
Life on the Mississippi
Title
Life on the Mississippi
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain ; foreword, Shelley Fisher Fishkin ; introduction, Willie Morris ; afterword, Lawrence Howe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Offers a history of the Mississippi River, describes Twain's experiences as a young riverboat pilot, and shares tall tales, character sketches, local history and lore, and observations about the Mississippi
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
175718
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
  • 818/.403
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1314
LC item number
.A1 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The Oxford Mark Twain
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  • Twain, Mark
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • Pilots and pilotage
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Mississippi River
Target audience
adult
Label
Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; foreword, Shelley Fisher Fishkin ; introduction, Willie Morris ; afterword, Lawrence Howe
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0606/96017030-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
602062
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
lii, 624 pages, 39 pages
Isbn
9780195101393
Isbn Type
(Trade ed.)
Lccn
96017030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780195101393
Label
Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; foreword, Shelley Fisher Fishkin ; introduction, Willie Morris ; afterword, Lawrence Howe
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0606/96017030-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
602062
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
lii, 624 pages, 39 pages
Isbn
9780195101393
Isbn Type
(Trade ed.)
Lccn
96017030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780195101393

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