Boek cover Joe Quigley, Alaska Pioneer van Cheryl Fair (Onbekend)

Joe Quigley, Alaska Pioneer

Beyond the Gold Rush

Engels | E-book | 9781476638744
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Taal Engels
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Auteur(s) Cheryl Fair
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In May 1891, Joe Quigley embarked on a journey north to try his luck prospecting for gold in Alaska. Although he had been wandering across America since leaving home at 15, this would be the biggest adventure, and the biggest risk, Quigley had ever taken. A project that began as genealogical research into a family's history, this biography traces the life of a fascinating character before, during and after the great Klondike gold rush. Deeply researched, including quotes from Quigley and numerous photographs, this book is more than another tale of the Klondike Gold Rush. It is an intimate look at the inspiring life of a pioneer prospector, who witnessed the exploration and development of one of America's most harsh, beautiful and captivating landscapes.

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