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The floor of heaven : a true tale of the last frontier and the Yukon gold rush / Howard Blum.

Blum, Howard. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780307461742 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307461742 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 420 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, map
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2011]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 408-418).
Summary, etc.: Using primary source materials from three individuals around whom the narrative revolves, best-selling author Blum tells a story of the 1897 Klondike Gold Rush.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Siringo, Charles A., 1855-1928.
Smith, Jefferson Randolph, 1860-1898.
Carmack, George W. (George Washington), 1860-1922.
Gold mines and mining > Yukon River Valley (Yukon and Alaska) > History > 19th century.
Yukon River Valley (Yukon and Alaska) > Gold discoveries.
West (U.S.) > History > 1860-1890.
Yukon River Valley (Yukon and Alaska) > Biography.
West (U.S.) > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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