Chapter 19. Twain and the Mississippi

  1. Peter Messent and
  2. Louis J. Budd
  1. Andrew Dix

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996874.ch19

A Companion to Mark Twain

A Companion to Mark Twain

How to Cite

Dix, A. (2005) Twain and the Mississippi, in A Companion to Mark Twain (eds P. Messent and L. J. Budd), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996874.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405123792

Online ISBN: 9780470996874

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Keywords:

  • mississippi;
  • duplicity;
  • landscape;
  • maternal;
  • historical obsolescence

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Matter of the River

  • The Duplicity of the Mississippi

  • Maternal Water

  • Reconstructing the Mississippi