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Review of ‘Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel’

Steam shovels are a thing of the past, but Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel remains timeless. First published in 1939, this year marks the 60th anniversary of Virginia Lee Burton's tale of perseverance and preservation. Mike Mulligan and his beloved steam shovel, Mary Anne, traveled from town to town digging canals, railways, highways, landing…

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