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Battle Born Nevada Trivia
"Battle Born Nevada Trivia" This is Martin T. Smith's second and best book. He saves a few of his favorite stories from his sold out book "Nevada Outhouse Trivia" and adds 24 new short stories, new Nevada trivia, great photos and some surprises. Without a doubt this is the most entertaining book of its' kind.
$19.95
A Chronicle of Nevada's Great Basin
The latest book by Jerry Aaron about the history, explorers and geography of the Silver State. Chronicle of Nevada's Great Basin is an interesting and informative read for everyone from Native Nevadans to new residents or travelers just passing through the Silver State. The Book is hardbound.
$34.95
Best of the Best from Nevada Cookbook
Over 250 recipes from Nevada's favorite cookbooks. From chuck wagon food to gourmet classics. Beverage, appetizers, breads, sauces, breakfast, lunch and dinner recipes right at your fingertips. This easy to read and follow cookbook features some beautiful black and white photos of Nevada.
$16.95
Nevada Grown ''A Year In Local Food''
Nevada Grown: A Year In Local Food brings together 150 recipes from farmers, ranchers, professional chefs, and home chefs. All recipes highlight foods grown in Nevada. This is a Hard Back Book.
$19.95
Reno Now and Then II
Reno Now and Then II book by Neal Cobb and Jerry Fenwick, that vividly illustrate the history of Reno, Nevada through historic photos and contemporary re-photography of the original locations.
$34.95
Christmas In Nevada
The delightful and touching stories of Christmas in Nevada tell how Nevadans have celebrated the holiday, from 1858 to the present day. The Author Patricia (Patty) Cafferata has had a diverse career in politics, law and as an author.
$26.95
Nevada Adventure Map
The Nevada Adventure Map is printed on a 36"x24" sheet and shows Adventure Roads (paved, graded and 4-wheel-only). More than 40 "Hidden Treasures"; exceptional attractions you might not find on your own; campsites, hiking trails, hot springs, ghost towns, live towns and wonderful things to see and do as you travel through Nevada. The back side of the map provides detailed access information and more than 40 photos of the state's visitor landmarks and recreation opportunities. Guaranteed to help you have a blast in Nevada.
$8.95
Nevada Road and Recreational Atlas 2015 Edition
Nevada has long been known as the wildest adventure state in the lower 48, and this atlas is the first atlas to fully corral all of its marvels and outdoor potential. Careful and thorough field checking and local research assure users the best Nevada outdoor experience possible. Recreation maps show hunting units and public lands, emphasizing historic trails and points of interest. Special metropolitan maps of Las Vegas and Reno, and a dazzling view of Lake Tahoe make this a complete atlas for the home or car.
$22.95
Hookin N Cookin
Hookin' N' Cookin' In the Old West, is a cookbook with recipes for everything from a funeral to a Fandango. Author Liz Hill-Burroway offers you the only cookbook you'll ever want to keep in the kitchen but hide from the children!
$19.95
Nevada Ghost Towns & Desert Atlas
This 8.5" x 11" hard bound book and atlas by San Paher features 71 color maps and shows more than 2,200 places of interest for both the casual desert visitor and the serious off-road explorer. Ghost towns, mining and gemstone sites, caves, hot springs, cemeteries and so much more. This book normally sells for 39.95 and is on SALE for 32.50
$32.50
Nevada Ghost Towns & Desert Atlas Vol. 2
This is a well-researched guide to more than 1100 desert destinations in Southern Nevada's scenic backcountry. With 33 new color maps for desert explorers, and 265 vintage photos, you can visit and learn about historic places, natural features, placer gold sites, campgrounds, gemstone sites, caves, hot springs, and recreation areas.
$16.95
Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps
Nevada's all-time best selling history book. This large hard bound book contains more pictures and describes more localities of ghost towns and mining camps than any other Nevada book published. Written by Nevada expert, Satnley W. Paher.
$49.95
Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps Illustrated Atlas Volume One-Northern Nevada (Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps)
Covering the northern portion of Nevada, this atlas includes sites in northern Nevada. It has 37 color maps and 265 vintage photos by ghost town pioneer Nell Murbarger. Each of the maps in this atlas are keyed to the corresponding historic sketches found in its popular companion volume, Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps by Stanley W. Paher.
$16.95
Nevada Lost Mines & Buried Treasures
Douglas McDonald's 6" x 9" ,128 page book recounts 74 legends of lost mines in Nevada, from the Gold Rush of 1849; tales of buried coins, bullion bars, stolen bank money and more. Includes maps and illustrations.
$9.95
Nevada Towns & Tales Volume 1
This large 8.5" x 11" book written by Stanley W. Paher has many different aspects. Stan writes about gambling, politics, mining, state emblems, casino entertainment, legends, ranching, railroads, native animals and much more. The books has dozens of great historical black and white photos.
$24.95
You know you're a Nevadan if II
The first book was so popular they wrote another one. "You know you're a Nevada if II" is just more fun. Written by Guy Clifton with illustrations by Marilyn Melton.
$7.95
You know you're a Nevadan if
You know you're a Nevadan if you know "what going to the Wal" means. Many more of these fun "You know you're a Nevada if's. Written by Guy Clifton with illustrations by Marilyn Melton.
$7.95
Alkali Angels
Alkali Angels isn't just another conversation piece for your coffee table. For seven years Marilyn Newton traveled all over the entire state of Nevada to record with her beautiful photos of historic graveyards. Marilyn writes a short history of each graveyard location.
$37.00
Mark Twain in Virginia City Nevada
By Mark Twain, (Samuel Clemens). Nevada author Stanley Paher has taken excerpts from Mark Twain books that pertain to Virginia City and Nevada. Read about mining, milling, claim jumping, speculation, fist fights, desperadoes, shootings and funerals from Samuel Clemens himself.
$9.95
Sarah Winnemucca
Written by Sally Zanjani, this book is a moving story of Sarah Winnemucca (1844-1891), one of the most influential and charismatic Native women in American history. Born into a legendary family of Paiute leaders in western Nevada, Sarah dedicated much of her life to working for her people.
$17.95
It Was Nevada (1)
The Author Dr. Lesperance holds the title of professor emeritus of Animal and Range Science, University of Nevada, Reno. During his twenty-five-year career at the university, he taught numerous undergraduate and graduate courses, published approximately 160 scientific publications, and served on countless committees, not only at Nevada but nationally as well. It Was Nevada is a hard hitting book following the adventures of Terry Hope from his earliest days, to his ultimate goal of working on a Nevada cattle ranch. Lot's of Twists and Turns a great read for any Nevadan.
$34.95
Aurora: Nevada's Ghost City of the Dawn
Discovery of gold at Aurora opened the way to settlement of Nevada Territory. It proved there were precious minerals in locales beyond the rich Comstock Lode. Aurora was full of life during the Civil War years. Its streets teemed with hardy miners, millhands, merchants and barkeepers, stock hustlers and gunmen. Women coped with hardship and loneliness in this isolated location.
$14.95
Bodie's Boss Lawman
After serving with the 1st Illinois Regiment in the Mexican War in 1846, John FKirgan made his way westward,where his saga intersected with that of the new state of California’s constitutional convention in 1850. The comstock mining excitement at Virginia City ten years later brought Kirgan to Nevada, where he experienced first-hand prison politics in Carson City. Finally, fate delivered him to Bodie in 1877 where he found himselfworking as constable, jailer and deputy sheriff during the boom years. Serving as the “boss Lawman” of Bodie was the culmination of Kirgan’s life-an odyssey that placed him in contact with the emerging history of the American West.
$19.95
Elegance on C Street: The Story of the International Hotel
The story of the Virginia City International Hotel which began as a simple wood frame building in 1860 and became a world renowned palace of opulence until its destruction by fire in 1914. Illustrated with period photos.
$4.95
Gem Trails of Nevada
Gem Trails of Nevada by James R. Mitchell. Visit the places where experienced rock and mineral collectors have found success! Detailed descriptions, photos and maps guide you to some of the best gem collecting sites in the state. Second edition. This book is a 6" x 9" paperback with 192 pages.
$12.95
Geologic and Natural History Tours in the Reno Area
Go explore the Reno area and take a Geological tour and learn about the natural and man made geological beauties of Nevada.
$24.95
Geology of the Great Basin
This volume is an introduction to the geology of America's Great Basin. About the Author: Bill Fiero was a professor of geology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He lives in Boulder City, Nevada.
$29.95
Gold Fever: the Art of Panning and Sluicing
This best-selling title has helped push thousands of people into gold prospecting. You'll learn all the basics of gold prospecting from how and where to look for it to the best methods for gold extraction. The basics of panning and sluicing are covered, plus information on turning your new-found gold into jewelry.
$6.95
Logan: The Honorable Life & Scandalous Death of a Western Lawman
Dressed only in a nightshirt and unarmed, Sheriff Thomas Logan lay bleeding outside the Jewel, a house of ill-fame. His death in 1906 sent shock waves across Nevada, forcing Hannah and their eight children to face an unfathomable future. This richly textured account of a poplar lawman's life and death also includes many famous and colorful characters - all of whom were part of the Wild West's reluctant surrender to the 20th century.
$18.95
Placer Gold Deposits of Nevada
The definitive source for placer deposits in Nevada. A reprint of the original US Geological Survey Bulletin 1356. Contains detailed information on over 100 locations, plus the geology and production from the placer districts of Nevada. Includes topographic map showing placer gold locations throughout the state.
$11.95
Robert Laxalt: The Story of a Storyteller
“Robert Laxalt was as understated as he was brilliant as a novelist and Basque-American citizen. Warren Lerude’s superb new study illuminates the life and artistry of Laxalt. Anyone who wants to understand the pastoral tradition of the American West needs to read the works of Robert Laxalt.” —National Humanities Scholar Clay Jenkinson
$24.95
Rockhound and Prospector's Bible: A Reference and Study Guide to Rocks, Minerals, Gemstones and Prospecting
This compact reference for the minerals collector and prospector contains information on local geology, mineral formation, collecting and prospecting techniques and tools.
$15.00
Territorial Lawmen of Nevada Volume 1
This volume is a look at the first men to ever enforce the laws or directives of courts in the area that later became Nevada. This is the most extensive work published to this date on Nevada's Lawmen during the Territorial period.
$39.95
The Infamous King of the Comstock
A biography of one of Nevada's most reviled historical figures not only lays bare the life of the enigmatic Sharon but also examines the broader historical context of his career--the complex business relationships between San Francisco and the gold and silver mining camps of the West, the machinations of rampant Gilded Age capitalism, and the financial and technological infrastructure supporting Virginia City's boomtown economy.
$12.95
The Pony Express In Nevada
Dorothy Mason of the Bureau's Carson City District Office prepared this history of events covering the Pony Express in Nevada"
$6.95
Traveling America's Loneliest Road
Take a Geoligic and Natural History Tour through Nevada along U.S. highway 50. This book is filled with places to see and wonderful pictures of Nevada along Highway 50.
$29.95
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