Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: New York, St. Louis, San Francisco, Toronto, London, Sydney: McGraw-Hill Book Company, c1971.
An edition Very Good condition with rubbing and fading to the boards, worn from age and use, in a price-clipped alike dust-jacket with soiling and edgewear.
The Mississippi: America's Mainstream is the first comprehensive history of the river from its earliest days as a vital trade route to the present. The book tells the story of the people, politics, and environment of the Mississippi River Valley from the earliest human settlements to the present. Louis Solomon uses rich archival sources and interviews with leading historians to provide a unique perspective on the river and the people who have shaped it.; Photographs and Line Drawings; 4to; 128 pages; TBC.