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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
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10170990
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holub, Joan
Dewey number
979.4/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F865
LC item number
.H697 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tomkinson, Tim
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
What was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • Gold mines and mining
  • California
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • California
  • California
  • Gold mines and mining
  • California
  • California
  • Frontier and pioneer life
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What was the Gold Rush?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.104)
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9780448465777
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012024488
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)797969862
Label
What was the Gold Rush?, by Joan Holub ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.104)
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9780448465777
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012024488
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)797969862

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