An orphan raised in Valparaiso, Chile, by a Victorian spinster
and her rigid brother, vivacious young Eliza Sommers follows her
lover to California during the Gold Rush of 1849. Entering a
rough-and-tumble world of new arrivals driven mad by gold fever,
Eliza moves in a society of single men and prostitutes with the
help of her good friend and savior, the Chinese doctor Tao Chi'en.
California opens the door to a new life of freedom and independence
to the young Chilean, and her search for her elusive lover
gradually turns into another kind of journey. By the time she
finally hears news of him, Eliza must decide who her true love
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