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The Resource What was the Gold Rush?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson

What was the Gold Rush?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson

Label
What was the Gold Rush?
Title
What was the Gold Rush?
Statement of responsibility
by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the nineteenth century American gold rush, and includes information on gold rush "boomtowns," relations between Native Americans and gold rush pioneers, and the importance of the gold rush on American history
Dewey number
979.4/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What was the Gold Rush?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Lexile : 680
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
What Was the Gold Rush? -- Striking Gold -- Gold Fever -- Rushing West -- Working a Claim -- A Miner's Week -- Striking It Rich (or Not) -- Law and Order -- Boomtowns -- Mining Gets Harder -- How the Gold Rush Changed America -- Timelines
Control code
sky248825415
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p., 16 p. of plates
Isbn
9780448462899
Lccn
2012024488
Other physical details
ill., map, portraits, photos
Label
What was the Gold Rush?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson
Publication
Note
Lexile : 680
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
What Was the Gold Rush? -- Striking Gold -- Gold Fever -- Rushing West -- Working a Claim -- A Miner's Week -- Striking It Rich (or Not) -- Law and Order -- Boomtowns -- Mining Gets Harder -- How the Gold Rush Changed America -- Timelines
Control code
sky248825415
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p., 16 p. of plates
Isbn
9780448462899
Lccn
2012024488
Other physical details
ill., map, portraits, photos

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