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Life on the Mississippi

An Epic American Adventure

Life on the Mississippi( )
Author: Buck, Rinker
Publication Date:Aug 2022
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Imprint:Avid Reader Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $32.50
Book Description:

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * "Audacious...Life on the Mississippi sparkles." --The Wall Street Journal * "A rich mix of history, reporting, and personal introspection." --St. Louis Post-Dispatch * "Both a travelogue and an engaging history lesson about America's westward expansion." --The Christian Science Monitor The eagerly awaited return of master American storyteller Rinker Buck, Life on the Mississippi is an...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Travel / Essays & Travelogues
Travel / United States / General
History / United States / State & Local / General
Sports & Recreation / Water Sports / Boating
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.25 x 9.25 x 1.2 Inches
Book Weight:1.535 Pounds
Author Biography
Buck, Rinker (Author)
Rinker Buck (b. 1950) is an award-winning American journalist and author. He was born and raised in Morristown, NJ. He graduated from Bowdoin College in Brunswick Maine, and began his journalism career as a reporter for the Berkshire Eagle, in 1973. He has since written for several national publications, including: New York, Life, Adweek and the Hartford Courant.

Buck has written numerous non-fiction books, including: The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey, Shane Comes Home, First Job: A Memoir of Growing up at Work, If We Had Wings: The Enduring Dream of Flight, and Flights of Passage.


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