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The Klondike gold rush

by Donna Walsh Shepherd

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
    • Subjects:
    • Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Gold discoveries -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Gold discoveries.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the adventures of those who flocked to the Klondike after gold was discovered there in 1896.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 58) and index.

      StatementDonna Walsh Shepherd.
      SeriesA first book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1095.K5 W35 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL691215M
      ISBN 100531203603
      LC Control Number97038340
      OCLC/WorldCa37705268

      Jul 23,  · Jack London leaves for the Klondike to join the gold rush, where he will write his first successful stories. London was born in San Francisco in His father, an astrologer named Chaney. Klondike Gold Rush has a whole building dedicated to Junior Rangers. Complete 5 iPad activites and explore this hands-on center to earn your badge. doing the book! Pick up a Junior Ranger book at Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park's Visitor Center. Spend .

      Find a huge variety of new & used Klondike Gold Rush books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Klondike Gold Rush books at Alibris. The Klondike Gold Rush confirms that the stories and legends of the Klondike Gold Rush continue to inspire us. In the end, we learn that it isn’t all about the gold, but rather the journey to.

      Klondike Gold Rush summary: The Klondike Gold Rush was an event of migration by an estimated , people prospecting to the Klondike region of north-western Canada in the Yukon region between and It’s also called the Yukon Gold Rush, the Last Great Gold Rush and the Alaska Gold Rush. Gold was discovered in many rich deposits along the Klondike River in , but . The book contains excellent descriptions of the people, places, events, and experiences of the Klondike stampede. The account ot the Klondike gold fields, which includes pragmatic discussions of such things as ming techniques, cabin-building, and the operation of dog teams, is solid, reliable, and facinating/5(2).


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I consider this the definitive book on the Klondike Gold Rush. Interesting, informative, highly entertaining and hugely enjoyable, the book covers all the drama from the first discovery to the last days of the Klondike pacificwomensnetwork.com by: Pierre Berton’s book is considered a classic resource on the Klondike gold rush because in the multiple editions he carefully researched issues on events (such as the killing of gangster Soapy Smith in Skagway) to eliminate the half-truths and pure legends/5.

Aug 25,  · If you get this book, there are photographic accounts of the Klondike gold rush, such as "The Klondike Gold Rush" by Graham Wilson, and for added dimension, Melanie Mayer's "Klondike Women" tells the story of the pioneering women who went to Dawson not as dance hall girls, but as entrepreneurs in real estate and pacificwomensnetwork.com by: Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Murder, madness, and mystery: An historical narrative of Mollie Walsh Bartlett, from the days of the Klondike Gold Rush. The Klondike Gold Rush: Photographs From These archival photographs document the Klondike gold rush and tell the day-to-day story of the ordinary stampeder.

Carefully selected anecdotes and written accounts provide insight and illumination of this fascinating event. This is the official book of the Klondike gold rush centennial/5. Popular Klondike Gold Rush Books Showing of 6 The Klondike Gold Rush: Photographs From (Paperback) by.

Graham Wilson (Goodreads Author) (shelved 2 times as klondike-gold-rush) avg rating — 27 ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. In gold was discovered in the Klondike, setting off a wave of gold fever. Thousands of prospectors trekked northward in the hopes of finding fortune.

Based on the true story of one young prospector, this book traces the grueling journey through the mountains and up the Yukon River /5. Taking you back to the time of the Klondike Gold Rush, this book tells the story of Jack London's journey through the Yukon.

This history will help you deeper appreciate the genius of Jack London's stories and deepen your understanding of this important time period in history.4/5. Aug 21,  · The Klondike Gold Rush, often called the Yukon Gold Rush, was a mass exodus of prospecting migrants from their hometowns to Canadian Yukon Territory and Alaska.

The Klondike Gold Rush was a migration by an estimatedprospectors to the Klondike region of the Yukon, in north-western Canada, between and Gold was discovered there by local miners on August 16,and, when news reached Seattle and San Francisco the following year, it triggered a stampede of prospectors.

Some became wealthy, but the majority went in pacificwomensnetwork.com: Dawson City at Klondike River, Yukon, Canada. The great Klondike Gold Rush ended as suddenly as it had begun. Towns such as Dawson City and Skagway began to decline. Others, including Dyea, disappeared altogether, leaving only memories of what many consider to be the last grand adventure of the 19th century.

The Klondike Gold Rush: Photographs from is part of the th Anniversary Collection. This series includes The White Pass and Yukon Route Railway and the forthcoming book Paddlewheelers of Alaska and the Yukon. See all Editorial ReviewsCited by: 1. On August 16,miners found gold in the Klondike region of the Yukon in northwestern Canada.

This inspired a migration of an estimatedpeople between andhoping to find similar success and riches. This book had my full attention right at the first chapter. it was very well written and interesting.

The characters are very relatable and I loved it very much. Can't wait to read the next Klondike Gold Rush book!/5. May 13,  · Tappan Adney was an artist, writer and photographer. He recorded the Klondike Gold Rush in his book The Klondike Stampede which was first published in He passed away in /5(78).

Aug 27,  · This thrilling story of the Klondike Gold Rush is at once first-rate history and first-rate entertainment. Some of the anecdotes of the last great gold rush have been told by others, but Pierre Berton is the first to distill the Klondike experience into a single, complete, coherent and immensely dramatic narrative/5.

Sep 24,  · Noted author launches new book on Klondike Gold Rush. What do an imperious colonial columnist for the London Times, a ramrod-straight authoritarian Mountie, an aspiring young self- educated author, a calculating woman entrepreneur, a selfless saint and a prospector from New England have in common?Author: Michael Gates.

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Yukon Books - Out of Print & Rare Klondike Gold Rush Books At Yukon Books we carry a wide selection of books about the people and territory of Northern Canada. Our selection contains both fiction and non-fiction in new and out of print titles and the classic northern works by authors like Robert Service, Jack London and Pierre Berton.

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From conmen and prospectors to dog sleds and sluic-boxes, these images are a bonanza of gold rush history. This was the Official Book of the Klondike Gold Rush pacificwomensnetwork.com: Wolf Creek Books Incorporated.Attempting to live up to that spirit is Lourie's title about London's trip to the Klondike in search of gold just before the end of the 19th century.

This book focuses primarily on the hardships and adventures London faced, fleshing out details with historical background on the gold rush and the miners, otherwise known as "stampeders."Brand: Henry Holt and Co.

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