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The saga of the Comstock lode boom days in Virginia City, Nevada. by Lyman, George D.

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Comstock Lode (Nev.),
  • Virginia City (Nev.)

Subjects:

  • Comstock Lode (Nev.),
  • Virginia City (Nev.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

StatementWith an introd. by Richard L. Neuberger.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF849.V8 L92 1957
The Physical Object
Pagination407 p.
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6219612M
LC Control Number57003949
OCLC/WorldCa3504844

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