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F865.T48 1974
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TITLE: The forty-niners / by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with text by William Weber Johnson.
AUTHOR: Time-Life Books.
SERIES: Old West
SERIES: Old West (Alexandria, Va.)
PUBLISHED: New York : Time-Life Books, c1974.
DESCRIPTION: 240 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
NOTES: Includes index.
NOTES: Bibliography: p. 236-237.
NOTES: Gold, gold, gold in California -- Sailing for El Dorado -- The rough realities of grubbing for gold -- The sprouting shantytowns -- Boomtown on the Bay -- Wondrous end of a wild quest.
NOTES: An account of the California gold rush of 1849 and the people who participated, lavishly illustrated with contemporary photographs and paintings.
SUBJECT: California--History--1846-1850.
SUBJECT: California--Gold discoveries.
SUBJECT: California--History.
ADDED ENTRY: Johnson, William Weber, 1909-
ADDED ENTRY: Time-Life Books.

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