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Author Makley, Michael J.

Title A short history of Lake Tahoe / Michael J. Makley.

Imprint Reno : University of Nevada Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    979.438 MAK    Available
Description x, 177 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Washoe Indians and the lake -- Trails to roads -- Timber -- Schemes and schemers -- Resorting -- Old growth and new -- The eccentrics -- Developments -- The 1960s -- At cross-purposes -- The battle for Cave Rock -- The daring -- Shaping the gem.
Subject Natural history -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)
Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) -- History.
Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) -- Environmental conditions.
Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) -- History.
Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) -- Biography.
ISBN 9780874178500 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0874178509 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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