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3 edition of Mining and hunting in the Far West. found in the catalog.

Mining and hunting in the Far West.

Fred A. Isbell

Mining and hunting in the Far West.

by Fred A. Isbell

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Published by J.S. Steward, printer in [Middletown, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hunting -- California.,
  • Idaho -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 284, no. 2828.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination41 p.
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17685669M

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    Paul, Rodman W. California Gold: The Beginning of Mining in the Far West. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Mining Frontiers of the Far West. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, What was one of the great economic boom and the far West after the gold rush A mining boom, mineral rich regions of mountains and plateaus, it spanned from until .

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