Books tagged: gold rush

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 98 results

Spirits of Southeast Alaska: The History & Hauntings of Alaska's Panhandle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,030. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Nonfiction » History » North America
Ghostly footsteps and poltergeist occurrences abound in the Alaskan Panhandle. Author James P. Devereaux, archaeologist, lived in Alaska for years, collecting stories and researching the history of these ghost stories, collected here in Spirits of Southeast Alaska.
Custer and Crockett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
After the Alamo: Stranded 40 years in the past by a spell of Chief Sitting Bull, General George Custer and the Seventh Cavalry join Davy Crockett to win independence for Texas.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Mormon Island to Salmon Falls
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The Mormon Island to Salmon Falls book includes many maps and photos showing the remnants of mining operations, Mormon Island cemetery and school, Red Bank dairy, Negro Hill and Natomas water ditches rock retaining walls, and the old Salmon Falls Bridge when Folsom Lake reached record low water levels during the 2015 drought. This book traces the history along the South Fork of the American River.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Wild Goose Flats to Negro Hill
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Wild Goose Flats to Negro Hill book includes many photos and maps showing the remnants of mining operations, Zantgraf gold mine, Native American grinding holes, Massachusetts Flat tailings and structures, Negro Hill structures, old water canal, and Peninsula dams revealed when Folsom Lake during 2015 drought.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Rattlesnake Bar to Birdsall Dam
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Rattlesnake Bar to Birdsall Dam book includes many photos and maps showing the old Rattlesnake Bar Bridge, water canal features of the North Fork Ditch, remnants of the Birdsall Dam that diverted the North Fork of the American River into the NFD, and the spectacular waterfalls of Knickerbocker Creek.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Granite Bay to Horseshoe Bar
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake is a five part series of books. The Granite Bay to Horseshoe Bar book includes many photos and maps around the sites of Carrolton, Dotons Bar, the Narrows, Zantgraf Mine suspension bridge, and a stone mason aqueduct constructed along the North Fork Ditch along the North Fork of the American River.
Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake - Folsom Dam to Rock Springs
Series: Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake. Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Folsom Lake was drained to less than 15% of its capacity during the California drought in 2015. This record low water level exposed many hidden historical gold rush sites from the 1850s. Kevin Knauss took numerous photos of historical sites and structures from Folsom Dam to Rock Springs that were usually covered by water. Numerous maps of the American River area are included.
In the Land of White Nights
Series: Northern Lights. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The lure of the nineteenth-century gold rush calls to Erik as he and Anna, his Aleutian bride, set sail for a new life together in Sitka. Anna fights her fears and the prejudice of others, while growing her newfound faith in the white man’s God. Together they discover joy as well as heartache in the Alaskan wilderness. But will Erik’s love of gold put all they’ve worked so hard for in jeopardy?
Her One and Only
Series: Prospect Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,210. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Western historical romance set during the gold rush in Canada
The Darkness You Fear: Ghosts of the Lost Blue Bucket Mine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,130. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Horror » General
Returning to her ranch after investigating the Whitman Mission massacre, Virginia Reed receives a mysterious message from an old friend, Mary Perkins. Mary traveled west on the Oregon Trail one year before Virginia’s own ill-fated journey with the Donner Party. Tragedy also befell Mary’s party, the Meek Cutoff wagon train: twenty-four souls lost their lives, and several children went missing.