Roman numeral 10000 CC DD.svg
Mille Paginae.png

Flumen Mississippiense

E Vicipaedia
Salire ad: navigationem, quaerere

Mississippium

Mississippium Flumen

Longitudo

6270 km

Altitudo principii 450 m
Moles decussis 12 800 /s
Area ex qua aqua affluit 2 980 000 km²
Principium

Itasca

Ostium

Sinus Mexicanus

Regio

Civitates Foederatae Americae

Flumen Mississippiense,[1] vel fortasse Mississippium Flumen, vel Mississipius,[2] a nonnullis Fluvius Senex (Anglice Old Man River) vel per ludibrium Magnum Turbidum (Anglice Big Muddy) appellatum, est amnis qui per decem civitates foederatas Americanas fluit, reipublicae longissimus et aquam ex maximis superficiebus siccans flumen. Quod a Ferdinando de Soto exploratore inventum est.

Notae[recensere | fontem recensere]

  1. Nomen sic attestatum in Francisco Glass, A Life of George Washington, in Latin Prose, ed. J. N. Reynolds (Novi Eboraci: Harper & Brothers, 1835), pp. 145, 170.
  2. Egger, C (1977). Lexicon Nominum Locorum, Officina Libraria Vaticana, s.v. "Mississippi (flumen)".

Bibliographia[recensere | fontem recensere]

  • Anfinson, John O.; Thomas Madigan, Drew M. Forsberg, and Patrick Nunnally (2003). The River of History: A Historic Resources Study of the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District .
  • Bartlett, Richard A. (1984). Rolling rivers: an encyclopedia of America's rivers. Novi Eboraci: McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07-003910-0 .
  • Penn, James R. (2001). Rivers of the world: a social, geographical, and environmental sourcebook. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO. ISBN 1-57607-042-5 .
  • Smith, Thomas Ruys (2007). River of dreams: imagining the Mississippi before Mark Twain. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press. ISBN 978-0-8071-3233-3 .
  • Scott, Quinta (2010). The Mississippi: A Visual Biography. Columbiae Missouriae: University of Missouri Press. ISBN 978-0-8262-1840-7 .