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Eldorado; or, Adventures in the path of empire

comprising a voyage to California, via Panama; life in San Francisco and Monterey; pictures of the gold region; and experiences of Mexican travel.

by Bayard Taylor

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • California -- Gold discoveries.,
  • California -- Description and travel.,
  • Mexico -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEldorado., Adventures in the path of empire.
    SeriesProse writings. rev. ed
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 444 p., 1 pl.
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23296967M

      Eldorado, or, Adventures in the path of empire: comprising a voyage to California, via Panama, life in San Francisco and Monterey, pictures of the gold region, and experiences of Mexican travel 12 editions. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of: Eldorado, or, Adventures in the path of empire. New York: Knopf,

    Eldorado Adventures in the Path of Empire. By Bayard Taylor. Trade Paperback. eBook. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER. Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Arcade imprint, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in history--books about World War II, the Third Reich, Hitler and his henchmen, the JFK Released on: Janu An excerpt from Eldorado: or, Adventures in the Path of Empire by Bayard Taylor, originally published in New York Tribune correspondent Bayard Taylor () traveled to California in August of by sea, crossing through Panama.

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