William L. ManlyWilliam Lewis Manly (April 6, 1820 – February 5, 1903) was an American pioneer of the mid-19th century. He was first a fur hunter, a guide of westward bound caravans, a seeker of gold, and then a farmer and writer in his later years.
He wrote an autobiography, first published with the title ''From Vermont to California'', then a second edition with the title ''Death Valley in '49'', that tells of the pioneer experience in the Far West, in particular the 1848 California Gold Rush. Provided by Wikipedia
Death Valley in '49 : important chapter of California pioneer history ; the autobiography of a pioneer, detailing his life from a humble home in the Green Mountains to the gold min...
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