American alchemy [electronic resource] : the California Gold Rush and middle-class culture / Brian Roberts
- Roberts, Brian, 1957-
- Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2000.
- Physical Description:
- xii, 328 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Cultural studies of the United States
- Restrictions on Access:
- License restrictions may limit access.
- Frontier and pioneer life—California
- Frontier and pioneer life—West (U.S.)
- Pioneers—California—History—19th century
- Pioneers—Northeastern States—History—19th century
- Middle class—California—History—19th century
- Middle class—Northeastern States—History—19th century
- California—Gold discoveries—Social aspects
- California—Social conditions—19th century
- Northeastern States—Social conditions—19th century
- 0807825433 (cl. : acid-free paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
View MARC record | catkey: 19787365