The California Gold Rush

by Benoit, Peter, 1955-

Format: Print Book 2013
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 979.4 BE
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  j 979.4 BE
 
 
Summary
What cause the Great Depression? How did the Lewis and Clark Expedition change our contry forever? With fascinating history and stunning images, Cornerstones of Freedom offers you an intriguing and in-depth look at the ideas, people, and events that have shaped our nation.
Contents
Setting the scene : changes in California
Dreams and secrets
Gold fever
All that glitters
The engine that moved the world
Ruined dreams
Map of the events : what happened where?
The story continues : American dreams
Influential individuals
Timeline
Living history.

Additional Information
Series Cornerstones of freedom.
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 New York :Children's Press,2013
Language English
Description 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9780531230534 (library binding)
0531230538 (library binding)
9780531281536 (pbk.)
0531281531 (pbk.)
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