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If you were a kid during the California Gold Rush  Cover Image Book Book

If you were a kid during the California Gold Rush / by Josh Gregory ; illustrated by Caroline Attia.

Gregory, Josh, (author.). Attia, Caroline, (illustrator.).

Summary:

"Find out what it was like to be a kid during the California Gold Rush."-- Provided by publisher.
What was it like to be a kid during the California Gold Rush? In 1848, a man named James Marshall discovered gold in California's American River. As word of the discovery spread, thousands of people traveled to California hoping to strike gold and get rich. Join Louise and Feng as they search for gold in this fascinating blend of fiction and nonfiction. You will see that life today is a lot different than it was in the past.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531232149
  • ISBN: 9780531243121
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A different way of life -- Meet Louise! -- Meet Feng! -- Map -- Timeline -- Words to know.
Target Audience Note:
660L Lexile.
Subject: California > Gold discoveries > Juvenile literature.
California > History > 1846-1850 > Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life > California > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ligonier Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ligonier PL - Ligonier.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 7 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ligonier PL - Ligonier j 979.404 G (Text) 73571200294637 Children's Nonfiction Available -


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