The Erie Canal pirates

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Holiday House,
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1st ed.
We were forty miles from albany.Forget it I never shall.When we first set sail to carry the mailOn the E-ri-e Canal,On the E-ri-e Canal.So begins the incredible journey of a brave set of sailors, who have a very surprising encounter in that famous New York waterway. When Bill McGrew and his pirate crew pull alongside the boat of Captain Flynn, it's nonstop action for the sailors.A battling pair of mules, high-sea adventure, and a boat trip up Niagra Falls make this spirited ballad a delightful update of a classic song. Andrew Glass's lively, colourful illustrations capture the spirit of this tall tale. Includes an author's note on the inspiration for this yarn.
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Grouping Title erie canal pirates
Grouping Author kimmel eric a
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publishDate 2002
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subject_facet Boats and boating -- Juvenile fiction, Erie Canal (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, Pirates -- Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme
title_display The Erie Canal pirates
title_full The Erie Canal pirates / Eric Kimmel ; illustrated by Andrew Glass
title_short The Erie Canal pirates
topic_facet Boats and boating, Pirates, Stories in rhyme