Backing Hard into River History

By: James V. Swift

Backing Hard into River History covers the last 100 years of History and the development of the River and towing industry. The author’s 60 year love affair with the weekly publication The Waterways Journal, as an employee. The author not only gives the reader a journalist’s view of events on the river but provides sources of information for further research. This is a valuable reference book as well as an enjoyable one to read.

Hard Cover: 6 x 9 ¼, 366 Pages
198 illustrations


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