Joaqu?n Murrieta

Robin Hood of the California Gold Rush

Our Voices: Spanish and Latino Figures of American History

This engaging volume takes a close look at the legend of Joaquin Murrieta, the man who came to be known as the Robin Hood of Eldorado. Dynamic text tells the story of Murrieta, with plenty of exciting age-appropriate details, but also examines the complex relationship between fact and fiction in legends such as his. Interesting and informative historical background on the California Gold Rush and the role of Mexicans and Californios in the area at the time round out this fun and informative volume.

Library Bound Book List: $33.47 / S&L: $25.10
eBook List: $33.47 / S&L: $25.10

Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 5-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-5081-8484-3
Author : Avery Elizabeth Hurt
Copyright : 2020
Language : English
Pages : 48
Trim : 7 1/4" x 9 1/4"
Dewey : 979.4/04092--dc2
Dewey(two) : B
Bibliography • Detailed Table of Contents • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Index • Sidebars • Timelines • Websites