Ghost Towns of the American West

Ghost Towns of the American West



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780821410820
Publisher: Ohio University Press
Publication date: 07/01/1994
Edition description: 1
Pages: 309
Product dimensions: (w) x (h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Robert Silverberg, author of such science fiction classics as Lord Valentine’s Castle, also writes books reflecting his special interest in myth, history, archaeology, and anthropology.

Table of Contents

1Golden Ghosts1
2The California Gold Rush14
3California Mining Camps35
4Ghost Towns of California67
5The Boom Moves Inland95
6Phantom Cities of the Nevada Desert133
7On to the Rockies159
8The Prospectors Head North177
9Montana's Lawless Camps207
10Ghost Towns of the Southwest238
11The Last Ghost Towns269

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