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The California gold rush: A study of emerging property rights

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  • Umbeck, John, 1977. "The California gold rush: A study of emerging property rights," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 14(3), pages 197-226, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:exehis:v:14:y:1977:i:3:p:197-226
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