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My life during the Gold Rush / Max Caswell.

Caswell, Max, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

My place in history.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 970.00497 CHEROKEE CASWELL (Text) 33946003344012 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 979.4 CASWELL (Text) 33946003343980 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538202975
  • ISBN: 1538202972
  • ISBN: 9781538202982
  • ISBN: 1538202980
  • ISBN: 9781538202999
  • ISBN: 1538202999
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 23) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Gold discovered! -- Life along the river -- These poor men -- They came in ships -- By land -- Too many people, too little gold -- San Francisco! -- A new camp -- The rush is over.
Summary, etc.:
In 1848, thousands of people from all over the world dropped their mundane lives and embarked on sometimes deadly journeys with hopes of striking gold in the American West. This book chronicles a fascinating period of American history through fictional found ephemera, meticulously researched and developed to create an inside look into the life and struggle of the forty-niners. Captivating black-and-white photography of the miners illustrates their powerful story. Maps of the Gold Rush main routes and destinations are included. This book is sure to engage even reluctant readers of American history!
Subject: California > Gold discoveries > Juvenile literature.
California > History > 1846-1850 > Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life > California > Juvenile literature.

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