"Describes the events of the nineteenth century California gold rush. Reader's choices reveal historical details of how miners traveled, how they looked for gold, and their impact on California's history"--Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references (page 111) and index.
About your adventure -- Gold fever -- A sea voyage -- Wagons west -- California! -- The path to riches -- Time line -- Other paths to explore -- Read more -- Internet sites -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index.