Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi

Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi

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by Mark Twain, Samuel Langhorne Clemmens
     
 

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.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens
(November 30, 1835 � April 21, 1910), better known by his pen… See more details below

Overview

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.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens
(November 30, 1835 � April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is most noted for his novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885),[2] the latter often called "the Great American Novel." He achieved great success as a writer and public speaker. His wit and satire earned praise from critics and peers, and he was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty. William Faulkner called Twain "the father of American literature."
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016386560
Publisher:
Castaway Family Press
Publication date:
03/18/2013
Series:
Mark Twain Complete Collection , #4
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,025,988
File size:
0 MB

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