The Mississippi Encyclopedia

Author: Ted Ownby
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496811593
Size: 27.84 MB
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It includes solid, clear information in a single volume, offering with clarity and scholarship a breadth of topics unavailable anywhere else. This book also includes many surprises readers can only find by browsing.

The Mississippi Encyclopedia

Author: Ted Ownby
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ISBN: 9781628466928
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An A-to-Z compendium of people, places, and events in Mississippi from prehistoric times to today

The Mississippi Encyclopedia

Author: Ted Ownby
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496811577
Size: 52.31 MB
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It includes solid, clear information in a single volume, offering with clarity and scholarship a breadth of topics unavailable anywhere else. This book also includes many surprises readers can only find by browsing.

Encyclopedia Of Mississippi

Author: Nancy Capace
Publisher: Somerset Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 0403096030
Size: 42.41 MB
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In like manner, the early settlements either hugged the coast line – Pascagoula,
Pass Christian, and Bay St. Louis – or, gravitated upstream to the better land, the
river banks. Natchez developed on the Mississippi River upstream from New ...

The Mark Twain Encyclopedia

Author: Christie Graves Hamric
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780824072124
Size: 80.28 MB
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The whole complicated story is well told by Horst Kruse in Mark Twain and "Life
on the Mississippi." The book was published on 12 May 1883 and sold "by
subscription only." Despite its weaknesses, notably its formlessness. Life on the ...

The Oxford Encyclopedia Of American Social History

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Publisher:
ISBN: 0199743363
Size: 29.44 MB
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MISSISSIPPI RIVER At the beginning of his Life on the Mississippi (1883), Mark
Twain quoted Harper's Magazine in pronouncing the Mississippi River the “body
of the nation.” That metaphor is appropriate, for the story of the Mississippi River ...

Encyclopedia Of Mississippi Indians

Author: Donald Ricky
Publisher: Somerset Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 0403097789
Size: 78.68 MB
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The United States do also bind themselves to give to all the poor warriors who
may remove to the western side of the Mississippi river, one rifle gun and
ammunition, one blanket, and one brass kettle, or, in lieu of the brass kettle, a
beaver trap, ...

The Civil War Naval Encyclopedia

Author: Spencer Tucker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598843389
Size: 16.28 MB
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Just below Helena, Arkansas, some 150 miles north of Vicksburg, Yazoo Pass
led from the Mississippi to Moon Lake, which connected with the Coldwater River
. The Coldwater in turn emptied into the Tallahatchie River, which combined with
 ...