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California gold selected source materials for college research papers. by Edwin R. Bingham

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Published by Heath in Boston .
Written in English



  • California


  • California -- Gold discoveries,
  • California -- History -- 1846-1850 -- Sources

Book details:

LC ClassificationsF865 .B57
The Physical Object
Pagination117 p.
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6266696M
LC Control Number59002058

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