Colorado's Pikes Peak Gold Rush was an event of enormous social and cultural significance, changing the basic economy and lifestyle of the entire region. Pikes Peak became synonymous with the wild westward rush that ensued. Veteran Colorado historian Robert Brown tells the story of the men and women that flocked to the Pike's Peak region in hopes of striking it rich.
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Robert L. Brown is the author of several other books. Three are concerned with ghost towns and are titled JEEP TRAILS TO THE COLORADO GHOST TOWNS, GHOST TOWNS OF THE COLORADO ROCKIES, AND COLORADO GHOST TOWNS-PAST AND PRESENT. Another one concerning Colorado's hiking trails is titled UPHILL BOTH WAYS. His teaching experiences include Denver's Abraham Lincoln High School, the University of Denver and the University of Colorado.
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Book Description The Caxton Printers, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0870043110
Book Description The Caxton Printers, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110870043110