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In the Colorado Gold Fever Mountains

by Robert Cooperman

  • 176 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Western Reflections in Ouray, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado
    • Subjects:
    • Gold mines and mining -- Poetry.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Poetry.,
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Poetry.,
    • Colorado -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert Cooperman.
      GenrePoetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3553.O629 I49 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 212 p. :
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL52705M
      ISBN 101890437328
      LC Control Number99060187
      OCLC/WorldCa42198823

      While Cripple Creek, Colorado is not a ghost town, it was one of the most important mining camps in Colorado. Photo by Kathy Wieser-Alexander. During the late 19th century, gold fever roared through Colorado like wildfire, and mining camps and towns were literally born overnight. Seeking their fortunes, thousands of men arrived in the.   In the Colorado Gold Fever Mountains (Western Reflections Books) won the Colorado Book Award for Poetry. My Shtetl won the Holland Prize for Logan House Press. Other recent collections include The Long Black Veil (Higganum Hill Press) Just Drive (Brick Road Poetry Press). Cooperman lives in Denver with his wife Beth.

      Here They Dug For Gold: Colorado's Gold Rush by George Willison. How Shakespeare Won The West: Players & Performances In America's Gold Rush, by Helene Koon. Idaho's Gold Road: by H Gittins. Illinois Gold Hunter In The Black Hills: The Diary Of Jerry Bryan by Jerry Bryan. In The Colorado Gold Fever Mountains: by. He is the winner of the Colorado Book Award for Poetry in , for In the Colorado Gold Fever Mountains and the runner-up for the WILLA Literary Award, sponsored by Women Writing the West, for The Widow's Burden. Bob's latest book is now available!

        This week, one of its books, In the Colorado Gold Fever Mountains, a book of poetry by Robert Cooperman, won a first place Colorado Book Award. In , Western Reflections tallied about $, In addition to gold seekers making their way to California, several military commands also followed the Cherokee Trail. Captain Randolph B. Marcy used it as a return route after he had journeyed through Colorado’s mountains from Fort Bridger to Fort Union New Mexico in the winter of Eight years after he had made his trip to the California Goldfields, Lewis Ralston, .


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