Lisa Knopp http://iowapublicradio.org en Exploring the Mississippi, Missouri, and Platte Rivers http://iowapublicradio.org/post/exploring-mississippi-missouri-and-platte-rivers <p>The state of Iowa is defined physically by the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. We, in turn, have done a great deal to shape the rivers. Host Charity Nebbe, talks with author Lisa Knopp about her book &ldquo;What the River Carries: Encounters with the Mississippi, Missouri and Platte&rdquo;. Her book takes readers on a personal journey along these rivers, exploring their history, geography, and ecology.</p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 14:12:48 +0000 Charity Nebbe 5456 at http://iowapublicradio.org Exploring the Mississippi, Missouri, and Platte Rivers