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Deeper Than Gold: A Guide to Indian Life in the Sierra Foothills By Brian Bibby (Author), Dugan Aguilar (Photographer) Brian Bibby brings together the present and the past — both ancient and recent — in a fascinating compilation of anecdote, myth, recollection, and reflection. Five years in the making and the result of almost thirty years of dedicated work among California’s native communities, Deeper Than Gold is a tribute to the people who know Gold Country best. Witness a visual history with family photographs from private albums and stunning original work by renowned photographer Dugan Aguilar (of Paiute / Pit River / Maidu heritage). This gorgeously designed book offers an intimate view of the remarkable and persistent people of Gold Country whose culture continues to evolve and thrive in the area around Highway 49.