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Life on the Mississippi : an epic American adventure  Cover Image Book Book

Life on the Mississippi : an epic American adventure / Rinker Buck.

Buck, Rinker, 1950- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501106378
  • ISBN: 1501106376
  • Physical Description: 397 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Avid Reader Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
"The eagerly awaited return of master American storyteller Rinker Buck, Life on the Mississippi is an epic, enchanting blend of history and adventure in which Buck builds a wooden flatboat from the grand "flatboat era" of the 1800s and sails it down the Mississippi River, illuminating the forgotten past of America's first western frontier."--Amazonn
Subject: Buck, Rinker, 1950- > Travel > Mississippi River.
Mississippi River > Travel.
Mississippi River > History.
Flatboats > Mississippi River > History.

Available copies

  • 10 of 37 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 13 current holds with 37 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beekley Community Library - New Hartford NEW 977 BUCK R (Text) 32544072705220 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 10/12/2022
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton 977 Buc (Text) 33160150526518 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Bethel Public Library 917.7 BUC (Text) 34030147224254 Adult New Nonfiction On holds shelf -
Brookfield Library 917.7043/BUCK (Text) 34029150696044 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 10/04/2022
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown On Order (Text) acq1198167 Acquisitions On order -
David M. Hunt Library - Falls Village 977 Buc (Text) 33180148092431 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 10/06/2022
Douglas Library - North Canaan 977 BUC (Text) 33490150674301 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Easton Public Library 977 BUCK, RINKER (Text) 37777134685254 New York Times Bestseller Checked out 10/07/2022
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe NEW 917.7043 BUCK (Text) 34026152456161 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Gunn Memorial Library - Washington 917.704 BUC (Text) 34055150132755 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 10/04/2022
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