The California Gold Rush and the Coming of the Civil War

by Leonard L. Richards
The California Gold Rush and the Coming of the Civil War
ISBN 0786161795
  • Author:
    Leonard L. Richards
  • Title:
    The California Gold Rush and the Coming of the Civil War
  • Category:
  • ISBN13:
    978-0786161799
  • Size PDF version
    1406 kb
  • Size EPUB version
    1365 kb
  • Rating:
    3.6
  • Votes:
    339
  • Format:
    fb2, pdf, azf, odf, lit, ibooks, mobi, epub, cb7
It has always been understood that the 1848 discovery of gold in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada influenced the battle over the admission of California to the Union. But now, in this revelatory study, award-winning historian Leonard L. Richards makes clear the links between the Gold Rush and many of the regional crises in the lead-up to the Civil War.

Free download links: