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California gold rush voyages, 1848-1849

John Edwin Pomfret

California gold rush voyages, 1848-1849

three original narratives.

by John Edwin Pomfret

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Voyages to the Pacific coast.,
    • California -- Gold discoveries.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the ed. published by the Huntington Library, San Marino, Calif., in series: Huntington Library publications.

      ContributionsEllis, Charles Henry., Stone, John N., California (Steamship)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF865 .P67 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 246 p.
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5041256M
      ISBN 100837173817
      LC Control Number74000384
      OCLC/WorldCa835178

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