What was the Gold Rush?

by Holub, Joan.

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Summary
Describes the nineteenth century American gold rush, and includes information on gold rush "boomtowns," relations between Native Americans and gold rush pioneers, and the importance of the gold rush on American history.
Contents
What Was the Gold Rush?
Striking Gold
Gold Fever
Rushing West
Working a Claim
A Miner's Week
Striking It Rich (or Not)
Law and Order
Boomtowns
Mining Gets Harder
How the Gold Rush Changed America
Timelines.

Additional Information
Series What was-- ?
Subjects Gold mines and mining California History 19th century Juvenile literature
Frontier and pioneer life California Juvenile literature
Gold mines and mining California History 19th century
Frontier and pioneer life California
History
Juvenile Nonfiction
California Gold discoveries Juvenile literature.
California History 1846-1850 Juvenile literature.
California Social life and customs 19th century Juvenile literature.
Electronic books.
19th century
19th century.
1846-1850
Publisher New York :Penguin Young Readers Group2013
2013
Contributors Tomkinson, Tim, illustrator.
OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
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Description 1 online resource.
ISBN 9781101610299
9781101610299
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