Bodie's gold : : tall tales and true history from a California mining town

Title Bodie's gold : : tall tales and true history from a California mining town
Names Sprague, Marguerite.
Book Number DBC13358
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Inspired by her family's history, the author compiled this history of Bodie from newspaper articles and interviews with former residents. The Gold Rush town thrived from 1960 until World War II, when gold mining stopped, and it gradually became a ghost town. Sprague documents the stories, legends, and everyday lives of the town's citizens. 2003.
Narrator Martin-Snyder, Shellee.
Local Subject Folklore & Fairy Tales - FOL
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Folklore - California - Bodie
Frontier and pioneer life - California - Bodie
Ghost towns - California
Gold miners - California - Bodie - History
Interviews - California
Mining camps - California - History
Bodie (Calif.) - Biography
Bodie (Calif.) - Gold discoveries
Bodie (Calif.) - History
Downloadable books
Nonfiction
Talking books
Call Number 979.448
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Carson City : Nevada Talking Book Services, 2003
Original Publication Recorded from: Reno : University of Nevada Press, c2003. 9780874176285
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