SOURDOUGHS, CLAIM JUMPERS & DRY GULCHERS:

Fifty of the Grittiest Moments in the History of Frontier Prospecting

These 50 moments are truly gritty, sometimes humorous, often shocking and brutal, and always all-too-true. Sourdoughs, Claim Jumpers & Dry Gulchers offers half-a-hundred tales of hard-bitten sourdoughs, petty bandits, outright outlaws, guilt-free gunmen, and murderous money-grubbers as they scrabbled to gain the lands, foodstuffs, and fortunes of wide-eyed greenhorns, gullible and trusting tenderfoots, and slow-on-the-draw gold panners.

TwoDot, 320 pages, 28 historic photos, June 5, 2012, softcover

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