California gold rush camps a keepsake in fourteen parts

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Published by Book Club of California in [San Francisco, Calif.] .

Written in English

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  • Gold mines and mining -- California -- History,
  • California -- Gold discoveries

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Statement[edited by Robert J. Chandler].
SeriesKeepsake / Book Club of California -- 1998, Keepsake series (Book Club of California) -- 1998.
ContributionsChandler, Robert J., Book Club of California., Patrick Reagh Printers.
The Physical Object
Pagination14 folders ([56] p.) :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22948135M
OCLC/WorldCa40198719

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