Published September 20, 2006
by P.D. Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||124|
On Gold Mountain was a non-fiction book about Lisa See's family history. It begins with the story of Fong See's immigration to the United States and his efforts to make himself a success. He opens several stores and marries an American women. The book is interesting in that the story is highly unique and new/5. Ghosts of Gold Mountain is a pretty definitive history of the "Railroad Chinese" who built the Transcontinental Railroad. As definitive as it can be considering there are no first-hand accounts themselves from the workers. It would seem that no journals, letters, etc. have yet been found to hear their side of the story/5(69). Cold Mountain is quite possibly the most beautiful book that I've ever read. It's not for the faint of heart, however, as it's time consuming and requires a great deal of patience as Frazier takes his time with his descriptions of the landscape and the people as Inman, a soldier broken in spirit by the futility and waste of the Civil War, decides to walk home to Ada and his /5. And check out The Championship Experience and play Gold Mountain Golf Club, The Home Course and the host of the U.S. Open – Chambers Bay. Gold Mountain Golf Club from Gold Mountain on Vimeo. Enter full screen. Exit full screen. Add to Watch Later. The player is having trouble. We’ll have it back up and running as soon as possible.
In , Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to sell over three million copies. Now, the beloved American epic returns, reissued by Grove Press to coincide Cited by: 2. Gold Mountain tells an interesting story, but at the end it is incomplete. That is another thing that makes the author's style unique: the characters are human with lots of flaws. The story begins with a mystery to solve, and although it's mentioned off and on, it's never solved and the heroine apparently stops trying to solve it/5(). On Gold Mountain was a national bestseller and a New York Times Notable Book. It is the inspiration for an exhibition at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage, which will run from August to January The information about On Gold Mountain shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this .
On Gold Mountain: The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family describes years of author Lisa See’s family history, providing a complex portrait of her family’s hard work, suffering, failures and successes as they moved from China to the United States. Speaking of the Chinese side of her family, See has said: "Things were so fractured and wild at home Author: Lisa See. On Gold Mountain is a history of the Fong See family in America when her great-grandfather immigrated as a youngster and entered Gold Mountain (the Chinese ;name for the United States). When reading the forward, you will meet and learn of Fong See's venture into the creation of lingerie, panties with a slit crotch for prostitutes/5. THE SONGS OF GOLD MOUNTAIN I. Immigration Blues 2. Lamentations of Stranded Sojourners 3 Lamentations of Estranged Wives 4 Nostalgic Blues s. Rhapsodies on Gold 6. Songs of Western Influence and the American-barns 7 Nuptial Rhapsodies 8. Ballads of the Libertines 9 Songs of the Young at Heart IO. Songs of Prodigals and Addicts II. Gold Mountain Merchandise. Brass Logo Bag Tag $ Add to cart Show Details. Logo Beanie $ Select options. Logo Golf Accessory Gift Box $ Add to cart Show Details. Logo Microfiber Golf Towel $ Select options. Logo Umbrella $ Select options. Men’s Seahawk Pullover Fleece & Wind Jacket.