Life on the Mississippi

Mark TWAIN (1835 - 1910)

Life on the Mississippi is a memoir by Mark Twain detailing his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War. (Summary from Wikipedia)

Genre(s): Nature, Modern (19th C)

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01- The River and its History John Greenman
00:15:10
Play 02 02-The River and Its Explorers John Greenman
00:12:32
Play 03 03-Frescoes From the Past John Greenman
00:31:54
Play 04 04-The Boys' Ambition John Greenman
00:10:04
Play 05 05-I Want to be a Cub-pilot John Greenman
00:09:21
Play 06 06-A Cub-pilot's Experience John Greenman
00:15:12
Play 07 07-A Daring Deed John Greenman
00:13:28
Play 08 08-Perplexing Lessons John Greenman
00:13:19
Play 09 09-Continued Perplexities John Greenman
00:13:52
Play 10 10-Completing My Education John Greenman
00:12:26
Play 11 11-The River Rises John Greenman
00:14:51
Play 12 12-Sounding John Greenman
00:13:11
Play 13 13-A Pilot's Needs John Greenman
00:17:54
Play 14 14-Rank and Dignity of Piloting John Greenman
00:14:19
Play 15 15-The Pilots' Monopoly John Greenman
00:24:39
Play 16 16-Racing Days John Greenman
00:11:59
Play 17 17-Cut-offs and Stephen John Greenman
00:16:31
Play 18 18-I Take a Few Extra Lessons John Greenman
00:11:56
Play 19 19-Brown and I Exchange Compliments John Greenman
00:08:00
Play 20 20-A Catastophe John Greenman
00:12:03
Play 21 21-A Section in My Biography John Greenman
00:01:43
Play 22 22-I Return to My Muttons John Greenman
00:17:46
Play 23 23-Traveling Incognito John Greenman
00:06:44
Play 24 24-My Incognito is Exploded John Greenman
00:11:55
Play 25 25-From Cairo to Hickman John Greenman
00:12:40
Play 26 26-Under Fire John Greenman
00:14:17
Play 27 27-Some Imported Articles John Greenman
00:11:45
Play 28 28-Uncle Mumford Unloads John Greenman
00:18:25
Play 29 29-A Few Specimen Bricks John Greenman
00:20:31
Play 30 30-Sketches by the Way John Greenman
00:17:42
Play 31 31-A Thumb-print and What Came of It John Greenman
00:32:17
Play 32 32-The Disposal of a Bonanza John Greenman
00:08:50
Play 33 33-Refreshments and Ethics John Greenman
00:10:29
Play 34 34-Tough Yarns John Greenman
00:04:16
Play 35 35-Vicksburg During the Trouble John Greenman
00:17:34
Play 36 36-The Professor's Yarn John Greenman
00:13:58
Play 37 37-The End of the 'Gold Dust' John Greenman
00:02:10
Play 38 38-The House Beautiful John Greenman
00:14:12
Play 39 39-Manufactures and Miscreants John Greenman
00:12:44
Play 40 40-Castles and Culture John Greenman
00:12:50
Play 41 41-The Metropolis of the South John Greenman
00:09:06
Play 42 42-Hygiene and Sentiment John Greenman
00:08:46
Play 43 43-The Art of Inhumation John Greenman
00:08:22
Play 44 44-City Sights John Greenman
00:15:02
Play 45 45-Southern Sports John Greenman
00:17:45
Play 46 46-Enchantments and Enchanters John Greenman
00:09:31
Play 47 47-Uncle Remus and Mr. Cable John Greenman
00:05:11
Play 48 48-Sugar and Postage John Greenman
00:14:17
Play 49 49-Episodes in Pilot Life John Greenman
00:12:11
Play 50 50-The 'Original Jacobs' John Greenman
00:11:45
Play 51 51-Reminiscences John Greenman
00:14:52
Play 52 52-A Burning Brand John Greenman
00:25:39
Play 53 53-My Boyhood's Home John Greenman
00:10:51
Play 54 54-Past and Present John Greenman
00:17:06
Play 55 55-A Vendetta and Other Things John Greenman
00:13:09
Play 56 56-A Question of Law John Greenman
00:11:11
Play 57 57-An Archangel John Greenman
00:13:35
Play 58 58-On the Upper River John Greenman
00:13:56
Play 59 59-Legends and Scenery John Greenman
00:15:34
Play 60 60-Speculations and Conclusions John Greenman
00:16:35
Play 61 Appendix A John Greenman
00:23:35
Play 62 Appendix B John Greenman
00:08:59
Play 63 Appendix C John Greenman
00:09:01
Play 64 Appendix D John Greenman
00:31:52