Bodie’s Gold: Tall Tales and True History from a California by Marguerite Sprague

By Marguerite Sprague

The Bodie Mining District was once confirmed in 1860 after the invention of gold deposits within the zone. Bodie's greatest increase ended simply over 20 years later, however the city survived into the 20th century supported by means of a number of small yet regular mines. Mining ended with global struggle II. What remained of town turned a kingdom park in 1964.

In Bodie's Gold, writer Marguerite Sprague uncovers the unique assets of knowledge at any time when attainable, from the 1st mining claims to interviews with former Bodieites. improved with a variety of old pictures and extracts from newspapers of that interval, in addition to via the memories of former citizens, the ebook bargains a desirable account of existence in a Gold Rush boomtown. The e-book is now on hand in a brand new, easier-to-handle paperback version that may make it more straightforward for readers who are looking to hold if with them in a automobile or backpack.

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