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The diary of David R. Leeper: rushing for gold

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Publisher:
Benchmark Books,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 7 - AR Pts: 1
Description
Many towering figures are credited with shaping the course of American history. For each of these celebrated lives, there were countless others -- writing the real story of America. In My Own Words introduces young readers to these lesser-known Americans and their stories. This exciting series reveals the tales of four ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances through their personal writings. Readers will be amused by the sly Yankee humor that Revolutionary War soldier Joseph Plumb Martin brings to his stirring account of the war for independence. The thrilling writings of John Wesley Powell -- the first white man to explore the Grand Canyon -- allow readers to sense the profound awe Powell and his crew felt discovering the Canyon's natural wonders, as well as the dangers and hardships they faced daily.
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ISBN:
9780761410119
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7, 1 Points
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Full title diary of david r leeper rushing for gold
Author leeper david rohrer
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2017-12-19 00:07:54AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 01:13:12AM

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series In my own words
series_with_volume In my own words|
subject_facet California -- Gold discoveries, Diaries, Frontier and pioneer life -- California, Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.), Gold mines and mining, Leeper, David Rohrer, -- 1832-1900 -- Diaries, Overland journeys to the Pacific, Pioneers -- California -- Diaries
title_display The diary of David R. Leeper : rushing for gold
title_full The diary of David R. Leeper : rushing for gold / edited by Connie and Peter Roop
title_short The diary of David R. Leeper :
title_sub rushing for gold
topic_facet Diaries, Frontier and pioneer life, Gold discoveries, Gold mines and mining, Leeper, David Rohrer, Overland journeys to the Pacific, Pioneers