Blacks in Gold Rush California

Blacks in Gold Rush California

by Rudolph M. Lapp
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300065450

ISBN-13: 9780300065459

Pub. Date: 09/01/1995

Publisher: Yale University Press

By 1860, twelve years after the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill, more than five thousand American blacks had made the difficult trek to California in search of quick wealth. This fascinating book tells their story, filling in a missing chapter of American history.

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By 1860, twelve years after the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill, more than five thousand American blacks had made the difficult trek to California in search of quick wealth. This fascinating book tells their story, filling in a missing chapter of American history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300065459
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/01/1995
Series:
Lamar Series in Western History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

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