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Mining California

An Ecological History

by Andrew C. Isenberg

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Hill and Wang .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: American,
  • United States - 19th Century/Old West,
  • History - General History,
  • Effect of human beings on,
  • United States - State & Local - West,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Nature,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Ecology,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - General,
  • California,
  • Californial,
  • Environmental conditions,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7974570M
    ISBN 100809095351
    ISBN 109780809095353

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The Miners’ Own Book: Containing Correct Illus-trations and Descriptions of the Various Modes of California Min-ing. Edited by Rodman W. Paul. San Francisco: The Book Club of California. Fuller, Willard P., Judith Marvin, Julia G. Costello, and Foot-hill Resources. California hasrecords of mining claims on public land managed by the Bureau of Land Management and 25, records of mines listed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS).

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Included are insights into the history of placer gold Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. Eventually, hard-rock mining wound up becoming the single largest source of gold produced in the Gold Country.

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My library.BOOK REVIEW Mining California: an Ecological History CONTEXT: Mining California: an Ecological History by Andrew C Isenberg is a book which is based on the effect of industrialization of mining, logging and agriculture on the environment. The book has diverted the attention of many to focus on geography and the land change history.