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miller, cincinnatus heine

American poet and journalist whose best work conveys a sense of the majesty and excitement of the Old West. His best-known poem is "Columbus" with its refrain, "On, sail on!"-once familiar to millions of American schoolchildren.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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