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discovery of the Mississippi

Appleton P. C. Griffin

discovery of the Mississippi

a bibliographical account

by Appleton P. C. Griffin

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Published by A.S. Barnes in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mississippi River -- Discovery and exploration -- Bibliography,
  • Mississippi River -- Discovery and exploration -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Appleton P.C. Griffin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1251.M6 G75 1883
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17153559M

    Life on the Mississippi, by Mark Twain Of the first fifteen chapters of Mr. Clemens's book, speaking of indifference which attended the discovery of the Mississippi, remarks, "Apparently. Get this from a library! The discovery of the Mississippi; a bibliographical account, with a fac-simile of the map of Louis Joliet, ;. [Appleton P C Griffin].

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    A second chapter concerning the discovery of the Mississippi River by De Soto, in Tunica county, Also available in digital form. Contributor: Rowland, Dunbar. The theory of Phoenician discovery of the Americas suggests that the earliest Old World contact with the Americas was not with Columbus or Norse settlers, but with the Phoenicians (or, alternatively, other Semitic peoples) in the first millennium BC.. It is possible that Mesopotamian ships could have gotten lost and sailed to the Americas, and left artifacts near the coast which could be.


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