Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight 8vo, 430pp. Dust jacket shows some fading on the spine, some chips and small tears along the edges, is otherwise okay. Book is brown cloth with only minor bumps to the spine ends. Eight maps and multiple illustrations and photos. In Mylar. Very Good + / good +. Item #17598
The story of the Western Mining Rushes from 1848-1900 including the California gold rush, the Comstock Lode in Nevada, Colorado (Leadville, Creede and Cripple Creek), Montana gold and silver as well as Butte copper, Idaho mines from the 60s &70s, Coeur d' Alene, the Klondike rush, and a bibliography.