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978-0585338354
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The California Gold Rush was a short period of American history but it's all detailed here in this book. I did not know the man who created the Studebaker was a miner during the gold rush.

The California Gold Rush was a short period of American history but it's all detailed here in this book. This and many other facts can be found within this book. One of the better books on the CA gold rush. The book is easy to read and not overly written with detail as with some of the other books on the same topic. I would highly recommend this book to anybody looking for their first book on the CA gold rush. I plan on reading this book again.

California's gold drew fortune-seekers from the ends of the earth He's a great storyteller; and most of us know the story

California's gold drew fortune-seekers from the ends of the earth. The story of what happened in those twenty years in California is told by H. G. Brands, a distinguished professor of American History at the University of Texas in Austin, in The Age of Gold. He's a great storyteller; and most of us know the story. But he tells it again - and it holds our interest: How Sam Brannan spread the word in mid to late 1848 - Gold for the picking in California!

The discovery of gold in 1848 catapulted California into statehood and triggered environmental, social, political, and economic events whose repercussions are still felt today.

The discovery of gold in 1848 catapulted California into statehood and triggered environmental, social, political, and economic events whose repercussions are still felt today. Mary Hill combines her scientific training with a flair for storytelling to present the history of gold in California from the distant geological past through the wild days of the Gold Rush to the present. The early days of gold fever drew would-be miners from around the world, many enduring great hardships to reach California. University of California Press, 28 февр.

The California Gold Rush (1848–1855) was a gold rush that began on January 24, 1848, when gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California

The California Gold Rush (1848–1855) was a gold rush that began on January 24, 1848, when gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California. The news of gold brought approximately 300,000 people to California from the rest of the United States and abroad.

What others are saying. Books about the California Gold Rush - good to complement Australian gold rush. Gold Fever by Schanzer - great book at this site. History of the Gold Rush for Kids. Books about the California Gold Rush. Hear the stories about the gold-seeking "forty-niners! This fun and informative book presents facts about the gold rush along with photos and illustrations making it a great read for children.

Features examples drawn from the California History Section’s special collections. Gold Rush historians call this one of the most important books of California history

Features examples drawn from the California History Section’s special collections. Gold Rush historians call this one of the most important books of California history. It is based on materials supplied by William Burke, a business associate of Marshall, and Parsons' interview of Marshall. It details not only Marshall's discovery but also the "curse" that dogged much of his life. Marshall and Burke published the book to win support for the discoverer's petition to the legislature to obtain a pension and as a means of promoting his lecture tours. A View of Sutter's Mill and Culloma Valley.

With the discovery of gold in 1848, thousands of prospectors poured into California. When it came time to create a state, the new residents wanted to make sure. The first Spanish missionaries arrived in California in the 1700s, but California didn’t become a . In 1850 California became the 31st state, and is now the third largest state behind Alaska and Texas.

The California Gold Rush book. Stories reached us of fabulous discoveries, and spread throughout the land. Everybody was talking of Includes pictures. Start by marking The California Gold Rush: The History and Legacy of the Forty-Niners and America's Golden Dream as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read.

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