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Mighty Mississippi biography of a river by Marquis William Childs

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Published by Ticknor & Fields in New Haven .
Written in English



  • Mississippi River,
  • Mississippi River Valley


  • Childs, Marquis William, 1903-,
  • Mississippi River -- History.,
  • Mississippi River -- Description and travel.,
  • Mississippi River Valley -- History.,
  • Mississippi River Valley -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

StatementMarquis W. Childs ; foreword by Geoffrey C. Ward.
LC ClassificationsF351 .C47 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3483838M
ISBN 10089919088X
LC Control Number82003299

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