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Hard gold: the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old West

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A young boy heads for the Rocky Mountains in search of his missing uncle. Early Wittcomb's Uncle Jesse claims to have struck gold near Pike's Peak, but his life is now in danger. Illustrated with period engravings, photographs, and maps.
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9781423105190
9780792790495
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740L
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display_description Determined to find his nineteen-year-old uncle and best friend, Jesse, who left for Colorado to find enough gold to pay the mortgage and save the family's Iowa farm, twelve-year-old Early Whittcomb joins up with a barber, his wife, and his daughter on a wagon train heading for the gold fields near Pike's Peak in 1858.
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subject_facet Colorado -- Gold discoveries -- Juvenile fiction, Colorado -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- Colorado -- Juvenile fiction, Gold mines and mining -- Colorado -- Juvenile fiction, Gold mines and mining -- Juvenile fiction, Uncles -- Juvenile fiction, Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Hard gold : the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old West
title_full Hard gold : the Colorado gold rush of 1859 : a tale of the Old West [electronic resource] / Avi, Hard gold : the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old West / Avi
title_short Hard gold :
title_sub the Colorado gold rush of 1859, a tale of the Old West
topic_facet Frontier and pioneer life, Gold discoveries, Gold mines and mining, History, Uncles, Voyages and travels