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Nevada's Black Rock Desert

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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press

Veteran author Session S. Wheeler and award winning artist Craig Sheppard have come together to give the reader a taste of the history, and stark beauty of one of Nevada's most unique geological, and environmental features.  

Synopsis:

Brigham Madsen examines four distinct groups which comprise the Northern Shoshoni.<P>The book focuses on the Shoshoni since the arrival of the first white settlers. It describes the early days on the reservation and the struggle of these proud people to adapt to the massive cultural changes that have occurred during the past 150 years.

About the Author

Sessions S. Wheeler was a widely known outdoorsman, conservationist, teacher and western writer who spent much of his gree time in the environment he most enjoyed and best understood, the Great Basin Desert.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780870042584
Author:
Sheppard, J. Craig
Author:
Sheppard, J. Craig
Author:
Wheeler, Sessions S.
Publisher:
Caxton Press
Location:
Caldwell, Idaho :
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Black Rock Desert (Nev.)
Subject:
Black Rock Desert (Nev.) History.
Subject:
Black Rock Desert Wilderness (Nev.) History.
Subject:
Black Rock Desert
Subject:
Black Rock Desert Wilderness
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Americana-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
64-3
Publication Date:
19780531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
74 illustrations, 4 maps
Pages:
190
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , Brigham Madsen examines four distinct groups which comprise the Northern Shoshoni.<P>The book focuses on the Shoshoni since the arrival of the first white settlers. It describes the early days on the reservation and the struggle of these proud people to adapt to the massive cultural changes that have occurred during the past 150 years.
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