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The Gold Rush

by Isaacs, Sally Senzell, 1950-

Format: Print Book 2003
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Brentwood Library Juvenile Non-fiction JUV 979.4 I1
Location  Brentwood Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-fiction
 
Call Number  JUV 979.4 I1
 
 
Jefferson Hills Public Library Juv Nonfiction J 979.4 ISA
Location  Jefferson Hills Public Library
 
Collection  Juv Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 979.4 ISA
 
 
Summary
This series captures the spirit of adventure that marked America's first quests for westward expansion. Focusing on key events in history that shaped our country, each visually stunning book features clearly written text that explains the social, political, and economic realities of the time and how they influenced our nation's future.
Contents
Sutter's Mill
Gold fever
Sacramento
Wagons heading west
Getting there by ship
San Francisco grows
The mining camps
Boomtowns
Digging deeper
Ghost town
California's future.

Additional Information
Series Isaacs, Sally Senzell, 1950- American adventure.
Subjects Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- California.
California -- Gold discoveries -- Juvenile literature.
California -- History -- 1846-1850 -- Juvenile literature.
California -- Gold discoveries.
California -- History -- 1846-1850.
Publisher Chicago :Heinemann Library,2003
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1403425019
1403447721 (pbk.)
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