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Before The Gold Rush
The true story, told for the first time, of a courageous, resilient couple who lived on the edge of fortune...
History, Non Fiction Cheryl Stapp
Disaster & Triumph
Most histories highlight men's lives. Disaster & Triumph: Sacramento Women, Gold Rush Through the Civil War is the first one...
History, Non Fiction Cheryl Stapp
Gertis War
Gerti’s war is a journal of Gerti’s life after Hitler took power and she found herself pressed into service as...
History, Memoir, Non Fiction Lois Buchter
Madam Pantaloons
Jeanne Marie Suize emigrated to California from France in 1849 with the intention of mining gold. She was a very...
Dramatized History, Non Fiction Jenifer Rowe
ORP Orzel
"The greatest adventure story to come out of the war"            - Sir Winston Churchill The WW2 Polish submarine ORP...
Dramatized History, History Bernard Wozny
Sutter Fort
In its heyday Sutter’s Fort was a remote frontier outpost, a trading center, a Mecca for 1840s overlanders who trundled...
History, Non Fiction Cheryl Stapp
Sacramento boomed when forty-niners flocked to California, but the road from riverfront trading post to cosmopolitan capital was bumpy and...
History, Non Fiction Cheryl Stapp
New England stagemen followed thousands of bedazzled gold rushers out west in 1849, carving out the first public overland transportation...
History, Non Fiction Cheryl Stapp