Fact and Fiction in the Mother Load: The Legend of Joaquin Murieta


Subject:
California: Literature & Books , Legends

Description:
Background about the California Mother Lode's legendary bandit Joaquin Murieta. "In 1854, a San Francisco journalist who wrote under the pen-name 'Yellow Bird,' published a sensational and highly fictional account of the life of Joaquin Murieta," and "throughout Gold Country, the Murieta legend grew and flourished." Includes a brief bibliography. From a living history reenactment group.

Publisher:
Shadows of the Past, Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.sptddog.com/sotp/jomu.html


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