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The Resource The gold rush : gold seekers, miners, and merchants, Mina Flores

The gold rush : gold seekers, miners, and merchants, Mina Flores

Label
The gold rush : gold seekers, miners, and merchants
Title
The gold rush
Title remainder
gold seekers, miners, and merchants
Statement of responsibility
Mina Flores
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1848, a carpenter discovered gold in the American River near Sacramento. His discovery launched the California gold rush, which is considered the single largest migration in U.S. history. This title paints a picture of the gold seekers, miners, and merchants who shaped the culture of 19th California as they attempted to strike it rich. Readers will love learning about this exciting time in history, which is brought to life through primary sources and historical photographs. This engaging title reinforces important social studies concepts, which aids in supporting classroom learning
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flores, Mina
Dewey number
979.4/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
F865
LC item number
.F64 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Spotlight on American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • California
  • California
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The gold rush : gold seekers, miners, and merchants, Mina Flores
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and rindex
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Gold! -- Owning the west -- America's destiny -- Getting to California -- Gold fever -- Life as a miner -- Boomtowns and cities -- Seeking Gam Saan -- Hostility -- A golden legacy
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781508149422
Isbn Type
(library bound)
Lccn
2015049082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations ; color map, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)932302800
  • (OCoLC)ocn932302800
  • 544711
Label
The gold rush : gold seekers, miners, and merchants, Mina Flores
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and rindex
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Gold! -- Owning the west -- America's destiny -- Getting to California -- Gold fever -- Life as a miner -- Boomtowns and cities -- Seeking Gam Saan -- Hostility -- A golden legacy
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781508149422
Isbn Type
(library bound)
Lccn
2015049082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations ; color map, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)932302800
  • (OCoLC)ocn932302800
  • 544711

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