The Emerald Mile
(Book Club Kit)

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Published:
[Place of publication not identified] : Scribner Book Company, 2014.
Format:
Book Club Kit
Physical Desc:
415 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
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The epic story of the fastest boat ride in history, on a hand-built dory named the "Emerald Mile," through the heart of the Grand Canyon on the Colorado river.

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BOOK CLUB KIT
Due Mar 7, 2019
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English

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
The epic story of the fastest boat ride in history, on a hand-built dory named the "Emerald Mile," through the heart of the Grand Canyon on the Colorado river.
Local note
Wilkinson Public Library's kit of 10 books checks out as one unit to book clubs.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Fedarko, K. (2014). The Emerald Mile. [Place of publication not identified]: Scribner Book Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Fedarko, Kevin. 2014. The Emerald Mile. [Place of publication not identified]: Scribner Book Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Fedarko, Kevin, The Emerald Mile. [Place of publication not identified]: Scribner Book Company, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Fedarko, Kevin. The Emerald Mile. [Place of publication not identified]: Scribner Book Company, 2014.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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