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Mysteries and legends of Nevada : true stories of the unsolved and unexplained

Author: Richard Moreno
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Globe Pequot Press, ©2010.
Series: Mysteries and legends series
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the mystery of a United States Senator's death (was he kept on ice until after the election?) to a haunting of the Governor's mansion, this selection of fourteen stories from Nevada's past  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
History
Local history
Biography Anecdotes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Moreno
ISBN: 9780762754120 0762754125
OCLC Number: 317451122
Description: 199 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 23 cm.
Contents: A chilling death --
At the bottom of Lake Tahoe --
Lovelock's redheaded giants --
Pyramid Lake's water babies and other spirits --
The Garden of Eden in Nevada --
Haunted Carson City --
The great Carson City stagecoach robbery --
The first train robbery in the Far West --
The mystery of the lost city --
The Winnemucca First National Bank robbery --
The unknown fate of Roy Frisch --
Area 51 : the truth is out there --
Why did gangster Bugsy Siegel die? --
Walker Lake's sea serpents --
The conqueror's curse --
The strange death of adventurer Steve Fossett --
Who shot Reno casino owner Lincoln Fitzgerald? --
Metropolis becomes a ghost town --
Till death do us part.
Series Title: Mysteries and legends series
Responsibility: Richard Moreno.

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