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The California Gold Rush, Mel Friedman

Label
The California Gold Rush
Title
The California Gold Rush
Statement of responsibility
Mel Friedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents information about the California Gold Rush and includes sections on the roles of women, Native Americans, Chinese, African Americans, and even Spanish-speaking Californios
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.4/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F865
LC item number
.F83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A true book
Target audience
primary
Label
The California Gold Rush, Mel Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 44-45) and index
Contents
A fantastic discovery : what was found at Sutter's sawmill? -- Before the gold rush : what did Spanish explorers hope to find in California? -- Gold fever! : why was travel to California so dangerous? -- Life in the land of gold : why was it hard for miners to make money? -- Panning for gold : how did miners collect gold? -- The dark side : what was life like in a gold-mining camp? -- End of the gold rush : how did the gold rush help America?
Control code
2009017524
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780531205815
Lccn
2009017524
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. map
System control number
(OCLC) 319602670
Label
The California Gold Rush, Mel Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 44-45) and index
Contents
A fantastic discovery : what was found at Sutter's sawmill? -- Before the gold rush : what did Spanish explorers hope to find in California? -- Gold fever! : why was travel to California so dangerous? -- Life in the land of gold : why was it hard for miners to make money? -- Panning for gold : how did miners collect gold? -- The dark side : what was life like in a gold-mining camp? -- End of the gold rush : how did the gold rush help America?
Control code
2009017524
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780531205815
Lccn
2009017524
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. map
System control number
(OCLC) 319602670

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