Life on the Mississippi (e-bok)
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2013-07-08
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Life on the Mississippi (e-bok)

Life on the Mississippi (e-bok)

E-bok (EPUB - DRM), Engelska, 2013-07-08
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Life on the Mississippi (1883) is a memoir by Mark Twain of his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War, and also a travel book, recounting his trip along the Mississippi from St. Louis to New Orleans many years after the War. The book begins with a brief history of the river as reported by Europeans and Americans, beginning with the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto in 1542. It continues with anecdotes of Twain's training as a steamboat pilot, as the 'cub' of an experienced pilot. He describes, with great affection, the science of navigating the ever-changing Mississippi River in a section that was first published in 1876, entitled "e;Old Times on the Mississippi"e;.
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