A Stretch on the River

By: Richard Bissell.

The author of A STREACH ON THE RIVER writes with conviction, power. gusto and humor. Also with sensitivity, a sure knowledge of rhythms and the speech of characters, and extraordinary imagery. He learned about the pleasures and dangers of towboating on the Mississippi during eight years as deckhand, mate and pilot. Pushing barges on the upper Mississippi River between St. Louis and St. Paul. This is a delightfull account of a typical trip up the Mississippi River

Soft Bound: 5 ½ x 8, 252 Pages.


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