Life on the Mississippi

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At once a romantic history of a mighty river, an autobiographical account of Twain?s early steamboat days, and a storehouse of humorous anecdotes and sketches, here is the raw material from which Mark Twain wrote his finest novel,Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
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Authors, American
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley
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Mississippi River -- Description and travel -- Juvenile fiction
Mississippi River Valley
Mississippi River Valley -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
Mississippi River Valley -- Social life and customs
Mississippi River Valley -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction
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Pilots and pilotage
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Pilots and pilotage -- Mississippi River -- Juvenile fiction
River boats
River boats -- Juvenile fiction
River life
River life -- Mississippi River -- Juvenile fiction
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Steamboats
Steamboats -- Juvenile fiction
Steamboats -- Mississippi River
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TRAVEL -- United States -- Midwest -- General
Twain, Mark
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Mississippi River
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Mississippi River Valley
Twain, Mark -- 1835-1910 -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley
Twain, Mark -- 1835-1910 -- Journeys -- Mississippi River Valley
Voyages and travels
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
Wit and humor
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subject_facetAdventure stories
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Children -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction
Classics
Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Midwest
Manners and customs
Mississippi River
Mississippi River -- Description and travel
Mississippi River -- Description and travel -- Juvenile fiction
Mississippi River Valley
Mississippi River Valley -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
Mississippi River Valley -- Social life and customs
Mississippi River Valley -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction
Pilots and pilotage -- Mississippi River
Pilots and pilotage -- Mississippi River -- Juvenile fiction
River boats -- Juvenile fiction
River life -- Mississippi River -- Juvenile fiction
Steamboats -- Juvenile fiction
Steamboats -- Mississippi River
TRAVEL -- United States -- Midwest -- General
Travel
Twain, Mark -- 1835-1910 -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley
Twain, Mark -- 1835-1910 -- Journeys -- Mississippi River Valley
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Mississippi River
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Mississippi River Valley
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
Wit and humor
title_displayLife on the Mississippi
title_fullLife On the Mississippi
Life on the Mississippi
Life on the Mississippi / Mark Twain
Life on the Mississippi / Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Justin Kaplan and a new afterword by John Seelye
Life on the Mississippi [electronic resource] / Mark Twain
Life on the Mississippi [electronic resource] / Mark Twain ; foreword, Shelley Fisher Fishkin ; introduction, Willie Morris ; afterword, Lawrence Howe
Life on the Mississippi [electronic resource] Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Life on the mississippi [electronic resource] / Mark Twain
title_shortLife on the Mississippi
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Homes and haunts
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Manners and customs
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River boats
River life
Social life and customs
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TRAVEL
Travel
Twain, Mark
Voyages and travels
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