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Stretch on the River

$ 19.95


Bissell's autobiographical novel, first published in 1950, is an energetic, rowdy, and delightful account of a typical trip up the river, accurately re-creating a colorful era of towboating on America's major waterway.
  • By: Richard Bissell
  • Format: Paper, 256 pages, 8 x 5.5 in.
  • Publisher: MNHS Press
  • Product ##: 9780873512206

    Praise for A Stretch on the River:

    "The writing is earthy, sometimes lyrical, sometimes dashed with the hyperbole of tall tales."--Minneapolis Star Tribune

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