By John F. Stover
324 pp. University of Chicago Press $28
From short lines to Amtrak, the entire history of railroads in America.
EARLY CARSON CITY
By Susan J. Ballew and L. Trent Dolan
128 pp. Arcadia Publishing $22
Historic photojournalism documenting people, events, and architecture of early Carson City.
FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS
By Hunter S. Thompson
204 pp. Vintage $15
Drug fueled journey through Las Vegas.
By Mark Twain
608 pp. American Publishing Company
A memoir about the old west.
A SHORT HISTORY OF CARSON CITY
By Richard Moreno
189 pp. University of Nevada Press $22
A brief history of the foundations of Carson City.