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The Resource Gold rush saints : California Mormons and the great rush for riches, by Kenneth N. Owens

Gold rush saints : California Mormons and the great rush for riches, by Kenneth N. Owens

Label
Gold rush saints : California Mormons and the great rush for riches
Title
Gold rush saints
Title remainder
California Mormons and the great rush for riches
Statement of responsibility
by Kenneth N. Owens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Table of contents available via the World Wide Web.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CFT
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F865
LC item number
.O935 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Gold rush saints : California Mormons and the great rush for riches, by Kenneth N. Owens
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy052/2004010657.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published by the Arthur H. Clark Company, c2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-384) and index
Contents
"For the coming of the church": the Brooklyn saints arrive in California -- "Return to California and go to work": the battalion veterans follow church counsel -- "Gold, boys, gold": Mormon beginnings of the California gold rush -- "I certainly never made money so fast": mining at Mormon Island and Natomas Diggings -- "We left the gold fields of California": opening the Carson Pass Wagon Road -- "Greedy after the things of this world": Brigham Young's California gold rush policy -- "The whole country was agog with excitement": Mormon mining, farming, trade, and travel in the gold country -- "To defend yourselves against all our foes": The LDS reformation, the Utah War, and the summons to Zion -- "We are the men that developed the resources of the Pacific Coast": the forgotten heritage of California's gold rush saints
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
396 p.
Isbn
9780806136813
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • 2552571-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2552571
  • (Sirsi) o61521572
  • (OCoLC)61521572
Label
Gold rush saints : California Mormons and the great rush for riches, by Kenneth N. Owens
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy052/2004010657.html
Publication
Note
Originally published by the Arthur H. Clark Company, c2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-384) and index
Contents
"For the coming of the church": the Brooklyn saints arrive in California -- "Return to California and go to work": the battalion veterans follow church counsel -- "Gold, boys, gold": Mormon beginnings of the California gold rush -- "I certainly never made money so fast": mining at Mormon Island and Natomas Diggings -- "We left the gold fields of California": opening the Carson Pass Wagon Road -- "Greedy after the things of this world": Brigham Young's California gold rush policy -- "The whole country was agog with excitement": Mormon mining, farming, trade, and travel in the gold country -- "To defend yourselves against all our foes": The LDS reformation, the Utah War, and the summons to Zion -- "We are the men that developed the resources of the Pacific Coast": the forgotten heritage of California's gold rush saints
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
396 p.
Isbn
9780806136813
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • 2552571-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2552571
  • (Sirsi) o61521572
  • (OCoLC)61521572

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