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The lost canyon of gold : the discovery of the legendary Lost Adams diggings

Author / Creator
Jameson, W. C., 1942- author
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Creator
W.C. Jameson
Format
Books
Publication
  • Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, [2017]
Physical Details
  • xix, 171 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
ISBNs
9781630761769, 1630761761, 9781493031153
OCLC
ocn969414780

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-162) and index.

  • Part I. The story -- The man called Adams -- Gotch Ear and the tale of Apache gold -- The journey -- The Canyon of Gold -- Chief Nana -- The Brewer Expedition -- Massacre -- Escape -- Part II. The canyon revisited -- The searchers -- The return of John Brewer -- The German -- Jason Baxter's search for the Lost Canyon of Gold -- Sentinels -- Part III. Analysis -- A survey of the literature -- Direction, distance, geography, and logic -- The question of mythology -- Part IV. The rediscovery of the Lost Adams diggings -- The call -- Journey to the canyon -- The search for the gold -- Entry -- Gold! -- The elusive source -- Review, analysis, and conclusions
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