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The Resource Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Jonathan Raban

Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Jonathan Raban

Label
Life on the Mississippi
Title
Life on the Mississippi
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Jonathan Raban
Creator
Contributor
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
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175718
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1835-1910
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Twain, Mark
Dewey number
  • 818/.409
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1905-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raban, Jonathan
  • Cardwell, Guy
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True
Series statement
Library of America paperback classics
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  • Twain, Mark
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Authors, American
  • Mississippi River
  • Pilots and pilotage
  • Steamboats
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
  • Manners and customs
  • Pilots and pilotage
  • Steamboats
  • Travel
  • Mississippi River
  • Mississippi River Valley
Target audience
adult
Label
Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Jonathan Raban
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Guy Cardwell wrote the notes and selected the text for this volume
  • Contents of this volume are drawn from Mark Twain: Mississippi writings, v. 5, in the Library of America series
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-415)
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
ocn318411568
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Library of America pbk. classic ed.
Extent
xvii, 415 pages
Isbn
9781598530575
Lccn
2009924348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)318411568
Label
Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Jonathan Raban
Publication
Note
  • Guy Cardwell wrote the notes and selected the text for this volume
  • Contents of this volume are drawn from Mark Twain: Mississippi writings, v. 5, in the Library of America series
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-415)
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
ocn318411568
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Library of America pbk. classic ed.
Extent
xvii, 415 pages
Isbn
9781598530575
Lccn
2009924348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)318411568

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