The Age of Gold

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Published by Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group in New York .

Written in English

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ISBN 109780307481221

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Book Summary. Tells the stories of the great fortunes made and of great fortunes lost by hundreds now forgotten by history; and reveals the profound effect of the Gold Rush on the way Americans viewed their destinies, as the Puritan ethic of hard work and the gradual accumulation of worldly riches gave way to the notion of getting rich quickly.

The Age of Gold is an enjoyable read on the Gold Rush in California and its national and global effects, told through the diaries, anecdotes, and legends of various individuals involved. Academics and casual readers alike will enjoy this book, which is remarkably engaging both in substance and style.4/5.

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Dark Age hits the ground sprinting offering a level of anxiety riddled intensity that makes Golden Son look like a picnic. The California Gold Rush inspired a new American dream—the “dream of instant wealth, won by audacity and good luck.” The discovery of gold on the American River in triggered the most astonishing mass movement of peoples since the Crusades.

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