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Eldorado: Adventures in the Path of Empire

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Synopsis:

Taylor was sent by Horace Greeley of the New York Tribune to San Francisco in September 1849 to report on the Gold Rush. He was already well known as a chronicler of his travels in Europe "with knapsack and staff." This book is a treasure, and it is the source of the phrase, "Go west, young man."

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ISBN:
9781589762312
Subtitle:
Adventures in the Path of Empire
Publisher:
Narrative Press
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Latin America - Mexico
Publication Date:
June 2003
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
389
Dimensions:
8.40x6.38x1.05 in. 1.19 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Americana » California Gold Rush
History and Social Science » Americana » Frontier Life
History and Social Science » Americana » Gold Rush and Prospecting

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"Synopsis" by , Taylor was sent by Horace Greeley of the New York Tribune to San Francisco in September 1849 to report on the Gold Rush. He was already well known as a chronicler of his travels in Europe "with knapsack and staff." This book is a treasure, and it is the source of the phrase, "Go west, young man."
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