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On the heels of the California gold rush, Americans prospect for gold in 1850s Australia.
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Book Description UQP, 1974. Cloth - Fine. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First. The 1850s gold rush & the first American 'invasion' of Australia. Were they Americans, Yankees, or Californians; advocates of self-government? How were they received? And the wider impact? Did Australia suit them, how many stayed? Authors - Daniel, a US historian and Annette an Australian - dedicated the book to their Australian descendants. 299pp Chpt notes & bibliog, index. All as New Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 000291
Book Description University of Queensland Press, Brisbane, 1974. Hardcover. Octavo. [xii]+300pp. Original boards lettered in white on spine. Bibliography & index. Minor discoloration to boards (offsetting from dust jacket), foxing to top-edge, scattered spots to fore-edge, bottom of spine rubbed, otherwise a solid, clean VG copy in VG dust jacket (dust jacket slightly rubbed & discolored). Seller Inventory # 30339
Book Description University of Queensland Pre, 1974. Hardbound. Condition: Very Good/ Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. 299, Off white dj wgold title at spine. Wrapped in Brodart. Shelfwear to dj. Browning, scuffing, foxing and soiling. Creasing along edges and at spine. Foxing to page edges. & ep's. Sunning and soiling to outside boards. Seller Inventory # BOOKS3015861I
Book Description University of Queensland Press, Brisbane 1974, 1974. 22.0 x 14.0cms, 300pp, very good hardback & dustwrapper This book looks at the ways that Americannns reacted to the news of the Australian discoveries, who migrated, why they migrated, and whether they taught 'freedom & self-government'. Seller Inventory # 151380
Book Description University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, 1974. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. xi, 299pp, index. Upper page edges lightly foxed. Cloth boards in dust-jacket. In studying the American exodus from California once gold had been discovered in Australia, the authors look at the reaction to the news of the Australian discoveries, trying to ascertain how many and who came, and with what objectives. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 016589
Book Description University of Queensland Press, St Lucia. Queensland. Australia., 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First published. 299 pages. Slight foxing edges and inside dust jacket. Size: 4 To- Over6"x9"Thick. Book. Seller Inventory # 004145
Book Description University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, 1974. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 220 x 140mm; [xii], 299 pages. Seller Inventory # 19696