9780878424108

Roadside History of Nevada

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  • ISBN13:

    9780878424108

  • ISBN10:

    0878424105

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-07-01
  • Publisher: Mountain Pr
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Summary

The roadside history series charts a course to the present through carefully selected and researched stories that relate what we see today with what happened before. Narrated through charming anecdotes, old photographs, and maps. Entertaining insight into Nevada. Divided by geographical location in context with the highways that pass through it.

Author Biography

Richard Moreno is the publisher of Nevada Magazine and author of four books. Mr. Moreno received his master's degree in journalism from Columbia University

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments xi
Nevada Chronology x
Nevada Facts xv
Nevada: An Overview 1(20)
Interstate 80: The Emigrant Trail
21(40)
1-80: West Wendover--Elko
24(6)
NV 225: Elko--Idaho Border
30(1)
NV 226: NV 225--Midas
31(3)
NV 227 and NV 228: Elko--Jiggs
34(2)
I-80: Elko--Winnemucca
36(10)
I-80/US 95: Winnemucca--Wadsworth
46(7)
NV 447: Wadsworth--Black Rock Desert
53(8)
Reno and the Lake Tahoe Area
61(58)
I-80: Wadsworth--Reno
62(14)
US 395: Bordertown--Topaz Lake
76(17)
NV 206 (Jack's Valley Road): Genoa--NV 88
93(6)
NV 341 and NV 342: US 50--Virginia City
99(10)
US 50: Carson City--Stateline
109(6)
NV 28: US 50--Crystal Bay
115(4)
US 50: The Loneliest Road in America
119(52)
US 50: Baker--Ely
122(7)
US 50: Ely--Austin
129(11)
NV 376 and NV 377: US 50--Belmont
140(5)
US 50: Austin--Fallon
145(9)
NV 722: Old US 50 Loop
154(1)
US 50: Fallon--Carson City
155(6)
Alternate US 95: US 50--Yerington
161(10)
US 95 and US 6: The Silver Trails
171(36)
US 95: McDermitt--Winnemucca
172(2)
NV 140: US 95--Oregon Border
174(1)
US 95: Fallon--Tonopah
174(13)
NV 361 and NV 844: US 95--Ione
187(3)
US 6: Tonopah--Ely
190(3)
US 95: Tonopah--Las Vegas
193(12)
NV 156 and NV 157: Mount Charleston Loop
205(2)
US 93: The Mormon Trail
207(22)
US 93: Jackpot--Wells
209(1)
US 93: Wells--Ely
210(3)
US 93: Ely--Crystal Springs
213(11)
NV 318: US 6--Crystal Springs
224(1)
NV 375 (The Extraterrestrial Highway):
225(1)
Crystal Springs--Warm Springs US 93: Crystal Springs--1-15
226(3)
The Las Vegas Area
229(36)
I-15: Mesquite--Goodsprings
232(13)
NV 169, NV 197, and NV 146: I-15--Henderson
245(6)
NV 159: Las Vegas to NV 160
251(2)
NV 160: Arden--Pahrump
253(2)
US 93: Las Vegas--Hoover Dam
255(4)
US 95 and NV 163: Las Vegas--Laughlin
259(6)
Selected Bibliography 265(6)
Index 271

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