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Death Valley in '49

By: N/A

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Stackpole Books:

Seller ID: 760263

Condition: Stackpole Books

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Nevada Civil War Claims: Legislative Reports, 1888-1900

By: Diane E Greene, AG

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: G0956

ISBN: 1585499560

Condition: (1888-1900), 2008, 5½x8½, paper, 486 pp, Heritage Books, Inc

This excellent resource book contains facsimile reprints of legislative reports submitted to the Senate and the House of Representatives for Nevada Civil War claims between April 16, 1888 and May 16, 1900. The reports are a goldmine of information, liberally peppered with the names of persons and places. Reports are written in a narrative style and offer a richly detailed explanation of conditions and events related to "the suppression of the rebellion." Reports ... View more info

Ten Years in Nevada; or, Life on the Pacific Coast

By: Mary McNair Mathews Foreword by Mary Lee Spence and Clark C. Spence

Price: $7.50

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1985

Seller ID: 281242

ISBN: 0-8032-8124-2

Condition: 343 pages, Illus., paperback, University of Nebraska Press

Virginia City, Nevada, was "between bonanza and borrasca" when Mary McNair Mathews and her young son went there in 1869 to investigate the murder of her brother and sort out his affairs. The widow from Buffalo, New York, stayed in the West for almost ten years. Out of that time came these reminiscences of life in Nevada and California mining towns, including Virginia City, Gold Hill, Silver City, Sutro, You Bet, Nevada City, and Red Dog.These pages reveal a p... View more info