A Short History of Reno by Barbara Land and Myrick Land
A Short History of Reno by Barbara Land and Myrick Land

A Short History of Reno by Barbara Land and Myrick Land

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A Short History of Reno by Barbara Land and Myrick Land

Description: A Short History of Reno is an entertaining and anecdotal treatment of the city's history. Wonderfully illustrated with dozens of black-and-white photographs, the authors, Barbara and Myrick Land, uncover some little known facts and enlighten readers about Reno's colorful past.  Included are a parade of bigger-than-life characters who left their mark on the city including: John C. Fremont, Pretty Boy Floyd and John Dillinger, Pappy Smith who invented Harold's Club and a bingo man named Bill Harrah who did the most to make Nevada the entertainment capital of the world.  Published by University of Nevada Press (April 1, 1995).  130 pages.

Dimensions: 6L x 0.5W x 8H inches

Format: Paperback

SKU: 2209

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