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Call of the Klondike: a true gold rush adventure

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Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights,
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First edition.
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IL: MG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 3
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As thousands head north in search of gold, Marshall Bond and Stanley Pearce join them, booking passage on a steamship bound for the Klondike goldfields. The journey is life threatening, but the two friends make it to Dawson City, in Canada, build a cabin, and meet Jack London--all the while searching for the ultimate reward: gold! A riveting, true, action-packed adventure, with their telegrams, diaries, and letters, as well as newspaper articles and photographs. An author's note, timeline, bibliography, and further resources encourage readers to dig deeper into the Gold Rush era. Call of the Klondike has been awarded the 2014 Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction.
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Full title call of the klondike a true gold rush adventure
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Last Update 2018-05-21 23:05:26PM
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subject_facet Alaska -- History -- 1867-1959, Bond, Marshall, -- 1867-1941 -- Juvenile literature, Gold mines and mining -- Yukon -- Juvenile literature, Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Gold discoveries, Pearce, Stanley, -- approximately 1871-1906 -- Juvenile literature
title_display Call of the Klondike : a true gold rush adventure
title_full Call of the Klondike : a true gold rush adventure / David Meissner and Kim Richardson
title_short Call of the Klondike :
title_sub a true gold rush adventure
topic_facet Bond, Marshall, Gold discoveries, Gold mines and mining, History, Pearce, Stanley