Cover Image

The rush : America's fevered quest for fortune, 1848-1853

by Dolnick, Edward, 1952-

Print Book

Saved in:

Availability Loading...

Summary

Describes the adventurous prospectors who traversed the United States in 1848 in response to rumors of gold in the Sacramento Valley, detailing the rough and rowdy cities that popped up, seemingly out of thin air, to accommodate the treasure-seekers. Full description

Tags:

Add Tag

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!

×