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Hard Gold : The Colorado Gold Rush Of 1859, A Tale Of The Old West (2008)
Series: I witness


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Kids' FictionJ/FICTION/AVIAvailable
Kids' FictionJ/FICTION/AVIAvailable
Published: New York, N.Y. : Hyperion Books for Children, c2008
Series: I witness
Edition:  1st ed
Description:  229 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781423105190 (reinforced) :, 1423105192 (reinforced) :, 1423105192 :,
Language:  English

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


Ages 8-12

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