Cover of: The California Gold Rush | Mel Friedman

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Table of Contents

"Ready, set, gold!" : what was found at Sutter's sawmill?
An island called California : what did Spanish explorers hope to find in California?
Gold fever! : why was travel to California so dangerous?
Life in the land of gold : why was it hard for miners to make money?
Panning for gold : how much did the biggest lump of gold found in California weigh?
The dark side : what was the Chinese name for California?
End of the gold rush : how did the gold rush help America?

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

A true book
Juvenile literature


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
F865 .F83 2010

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
9780531205815, 9780531212448
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