Canada's gold rush of the late 1890s attracted dreamers and schemers from all over North America. Guarding the Goldfields is the story of the men sent to guard the Yukon and maintain order.
About the Author
Brereton Greenhous worked for twenty-five years in the Department of National Defence's Directorate of History. He authored, co-authored, or edited more than a dozen books on Canadian military history.
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"Seldom is such meticulously documented first-hand material describing times long past so immediate in flavour and so absorbingly readable. Can be highly recommended to students interested in the gold-rush era and its attendant social problems."