Sidewheeler saga a chronicle of steamboating. by Ralph Nading Hill

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Published by Rinehart in New York .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsHE566.P3 H5
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Pagination342 p.
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6112519M
LC Control Number52009605

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RALPH NADING HILL's books include The Winooski, Heartway of Vermont () which viewed Vermont through the lens of the river known to the Algonquians as "The Onion River" and Sidewheeler Saga, a book about the steamboat Ticonderoga, the last sidewheel steamer on Lake Champlain.

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$End date:   Ralph Nading Hill, Sidewheeler Saga: A Chronicle Of Steamboating, Rinehart & Co., /53, LOC # Hardcover, unclipped dust jacket, Brodart cover, pp., very good condition. A history of steamboats in America over the century and a half of their rise and gentle decline, culminating in the salvation of the Lake Champlain steamer.

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