Those Roaring Riverboat Years with Mark Twain and Captain Edward Heckmann
“History comes to life in this thrilling re-enactment of the esteemed author and Pilot, Mark Twain and the actual voice of Captain Ed Heckmann, last of the great riverboat pilots. Share their experiences and knowledge of the Great Inland Waterways. From plantation life to Steamboat races, this epic audio documentary brings an all but forgotten lifestyle vividly back to life with demagogic sound and effects.
Relive the discovery of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. Ride the dangerous rivers with a wounded trooper from Custer’s last battle. Learn how Twain got his name. Experience a sunrise on the river as only Twain can describe. Hear Captain Heckmann recount life on the river as it really was during this vital and exciting era through an exclusive, live interview recorded long ago. This account of Those Roaring Riverboat Years is educational and entertaining for all ages.”
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