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Fitzgerald Rivers of America Collection (Library of Congress)

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Works: 138 works in 260 publications in 1 language and 70,746 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Fitzgerald Rivers of America Collection (Library of Congress)
Great river : the Rio Grande in North American history by Paul Horgan( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 2,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distinguished historian examines the development of the region and surveys the amalgamation of the aboriginal Indian, Spanish, Mexican, and Anglo-American civilizations
The Everglades : river of grass by Marjory Stoneman Douglas( Book )

9 editions published between 1947 and 1997 in English and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps on lining papers
The Hudson by Carl Carmer( Book )

7 editions published between 1939 and 1989 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of American prints : a selection of one hundred etchings and lithographs by the foremost living American artists by Thomas Craven( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issued in case. Reproductions in aquatone. "Biographical and interpretive notes" on verso of each print
Suwannee river : strange green land by Cecile Hulse Matschat( Book )

5 editions published between 1938 and 1980 in English and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anecdote-filled, illustrated history of the river of Georgia and Florida; the appendix consists of an essay by Constance Lindsay Skinner entitled 'Rivers and American Folk.'
The Missouri by Stanley Vestal( Book )

4 editions published between 1945 and 1996 in English and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Missouri is a story in itself. It is a thoroughly masculine river, a burly, husky bulldozer of a stream, which has taken on the biggest job of moving dirt in North America. Named the Big Muddy
The Potomac by Frederick Albert Gutheim( Book )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Potomac", one of the most celebrated volumes in the Rivers of America series. Frederick Gutheim follows the Potomac from its source in West Virginia to the Chesapeake Bay. Along the way, he brings to life the planters and presidents, frontiersmen and industrialists who have shaped the region's history. From Captain John Smith's 1609 expedition upriver to John Adam's doubting view of the still undeveloped federal city, from the insurrection at Harper's Ferry to the rapid transformation of twentieth-century Washington into a living- and at times unruly- metropolis, "The Potomac" traces the life of a great river and of the people who have lived along its banks
The Colorado by Frank Waters( Book )

4 editions published between 1946 and 1984 in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio by R. E Banta( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1998 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Part of the Rivers of America Series, The Ohio traces the river from its headwaters in Pittsburgh to the point it empties into the Mississippi, nearly a thousand miles and five states later. The Ohio gives us a rare portrait of the frontier era of this region, from backwoods entertainment to learning and the arts. From early exploration to land disputes, clashes with Native American inhabitants to the birth of steamboat travel, the Ohio River comes alive through the retelling of the incidents and anecdotes that shaped its history of what the French called ""the beautiful river.""
The Illinois by James Gray( Book )

3 editions published between 1940 and 1989 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tennessee by Donald Davidson( Book )

in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upper Mississippi : a wilderness saga by Walter Havighurst( Book )

3 editions published between 1937 and 1944 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The James by Blair Niles( Book )

4 editions published between 1939 and 1945 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Columbia by Stewart H Holbrook( Book )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1974 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kentucky by Thomas Dionysius Clark( Book )

4 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of the Rivers of America series, edited by Stephen Vincent Benet and Carl Carmer, traces the history of life along the Kentucky River from colonial days
Lower Mississippi by Hodding Carter( Book )

2 editions published between 1942 and 1947 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French Broad by Wilma Dykeman( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The St. Lawrence by Henry Beston( Book )

4 editions published between 1942 and 1951 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Canadian boat song."--P. 265
The Susquehanna by Carl Carmer( Book )

2 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and folklore of the river and valley
The Sacramento : river of gold by Julian Dana( Book )

4 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Everglades : river of grass
Alternative Names
Carol and Jean Fitzgerald Rivers of America Collection (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. Fitzgerald Rivers of America Collection

Rivers of America Collection (Library of Congress)

Languages
English (81)

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The Everglades : river of grassThe HudsonThe MissouriThe PotomacThe ColoradoThe OhioThe IllinoisThe Kentucky