Dreaming the Mississippi /

"A twenty-first-century perspective of the Mississippi River's environmental, industrial, and recreational qualities viewed through stories and photographs reflecting the lives of those who live and work in its vicinity. Fischer's storytelling explores the struggle between engineers a...

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Main Author: Fischer, Katherine, 1951-
Format: eBook
Published: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2006.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; Itasca; Fever; River Rising; Massey Station; Locking Through; Wing Dams; Brine; Bump; Sho-Gunning the Mississippi; Gloria in Excelsis Polka; Fish Tales Ten Lessons from Boating the Mississippi; Catch and Release; Crossing Over; A River Runs through It; Critters; Gulf; Landlubber 's Lexicon; Bibliography; Questions and Discussion Guide.