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The Argonauts of California

being the reminiscences of scenes and incidents that occurred in California in early mining days

by Charles Warren Haskins

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Published by Fords, Howard & Hulbert in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages to the Pacific coast,
  • California -- Gold discoveries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby a pioneer ... Text and illus. drawn from life by C.W. Haskins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF865 .H35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p.l., [5]-501 p.
    Number of Pages501
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23278747M
    LC Control Numberrc 01000793
    OCLC/WorldCa3579986

    Nelson begins The Argonauts in October , during the first throws of her relationship with Harry Dodge. In the first third of the book, Nelson details how various friends and family reacted to her relationship with Dodge, sharing their well-meaning but often .   : Argonauts of California: VG/N, used, pb, color illustrated perfect bound paper wraps, pages. Interior clean, bright and tight, near crisp. No wear to exterior. Author presents little know historical vignettes of Californian history prior to statehood.

      An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family. Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts is a genre-bending memoir, a work of "autotheory" offering fresh, fierce, and timely thinking about desire, identity, and the limitations and possibilities of love and its center is a romance: the story of the author's relationship with the artist Harry Dodge/5().   The Argonauts is the ninth book by American poet, art critic, lyric essayist and nonfiction author, Maggie Nelson. Described as a memoir, it is more of an opinion piece on LGBTQ+ issues, in particular, transgender and queer/5().

    The Best of the Argonauts The Redefinition of the Epic Hero in Book 1 of Apollonius's Argonautica James J. Clauss UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS. Lucinda Martin York and George Arnold may be at odds about how to make money during the California Gold Rush, but they have one thing in common, and it is the desire to survive and thrive at any cost.


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Index to The argonauts of California. New Orleans, Polyanthos, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Libera Martina Spinazze; Charles Warren Haskins; Daughters of the American Revolution.

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HASKINS (Second Half of Book) First Half of Book Here (California Genealogy & History Archives). In fact, "had it not been for these 19th Century Mormon Argonauts," the author states, "the infant Mormon economy might well have foundered" (xv). Subsequently, President John Taylor sent George Q.

Cannon to California as his personal gold missionary. PREFACE to INDEX to the ARGONAUTS of CALIFORNIA By Libera Martina Spinazze, InFords, Howard and Hulbert of New York published a personal narrative of a Bedford, Massachusetts Argonaut and later Placerville rancher, Charles Warren Haskins, The Argonauts of California, Being the Reminiscences of Scenes and Incidents That Occurred in California in Early Mining Days; by a Pioneer.

A twelve-reel gold rush drama written by Winfield Hogaboom (based on the book California: Its History and Romance by John Steven McGroarty), Argonauts was shot in the nearby foothills with a cast of relatively unknown actors and actresses, augmented with over a hundred extras brought in from Los Angeles.

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An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts is a genre-bending memoir, a work of "autotheory" offering fresh, fierce, and timely thinking about desire, identity, and the limitations and possibilities of love and language.

It binds an account of Nelson's relationship with her partner and a journey to and through a /5(K).David Leeper () left South Bend, Indiana, for an overland trip to the California gold fields in February The argonauts of forty-nine () details Leeper's journey west and his life in California, prospecting at Redding's Diggings, Hangtown, and the Trinity River; lumbering around Eureka; and early Sacramento and Humboldt Bay.