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Benjamin Brown and the great steamboat race

Shirley Jordan

Benjamin Brown and the great steamboat race

by Shirley Jordan

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Published by Millbrook Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natchez (Steamboat) -- Juvenile drama,
  • Robert E. Lee (Steamboat) -- Juvenile drama,
  • Acting -- Juvenile literature,
  • Steamboats -- Mississippi River -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile drama,
  • Readers" theater

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Shirley Jordan ; illustrated by Doug Chayka.
    GenreJuvenile literature, Juvenile drama
    SeriesHistory speaks: picture books plus reader"s theater
    ContributionsChayka, Doug.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2080 .J68 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23980767M
    ISBN 109781580136747
    LC Control Number2009050055
    OCLC/WorldCa489441282

    The Girl With No Past ebook pdf summary: Leah Mills lives a life of a fugitive – kept on the run by one terrible day from her past. It is a lonely life, without a social life or friends until – longing for a connection – she meets Julian. This is a detail from the Library of Congress photo taken at New Orleans by Detroit Publishing between and of the great steamboat IMPERIAL dominating the composition with the tugboat R.W. WILMOT on the right which we have on Waybills 4. The R.W. WILMOT ultimately joined the U.S. Navy as the POTOMAC and served until

    steamboat captains often added to the dangers of river travel by racing each other. One of the most famous steamboat races was the race between the steamboats Natchez and the Robert E. Lee. The two steamboats raced from New Orleans, Louisiana, to St. Louis, Missouri. The Robert E. Lee won the race arriving in St. The General Slocum burning.   The Great Steamboat Race calliope contest. The judges for the Great Steamboat calliope contest were: Matt Nash, Cynthia Miles Brown and Mark Kraus. Matt Nash, event chair Barry Oxley, Cynthia Miles Brown and Mark Kraus. Four Roses sponsored a bourbon tasting aboard the Belle of Louisville. Guests enjoyed dinner, dessert and drinks.

    The first book to reveal the secrets of steamboat cooking! The much awaited book, Delta Queen: A Culinary History , by Cynthia LeJeune Nobles, foreword by Captain Clarke C. "Doc" Hawley. Buy it from the publisher: Full Steam Ahead: Reflections on the Impact of the First Steamboat on the Ohio River,   With great sums of money placed on the race, newspapers in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Paris and London sent reporters to cover the event and send updates by telegraph. Capt. Leathers was known to use every trick in the book to win a steamboat race, and most spectators probably expected no less this time.


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