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The Second Gold Rush

Marilynn S. Johnson

The Second Gold Rush

Oakland and the East Bay in World War II

by Marilynn S. Johnson

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Second World War,
  • Economic history,
  • Local history,
  • Social history,
  • United States - 20th Century/WWII,
  • History - General History,
  • California - Local History,
  • Rural-urban migration,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History / General,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • 20th century,
  • California,
  • East Bay,
  • East Bay (Calif.),
  • History,
  • Oakland,
  • Oakland (Calif.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7709817M
    ISBN 100520081919
    ISBN 109780520081918

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