Rhyolite: Death Valley's Ghost City of Golden Dreams (New Enlarged Edition).

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Rhyolite is a ghost town in Nye County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. It is in the Bullfrog Hills, about 120 miles (190 km) northwest of Las Vegas, near the eastern edge of Death Valley. The town began in early 1905 as one of several mining camps that sprang up after a prospecting discovery in the surrounding hills. B/W images. Maps. 43p. 

Authors: Harold and Lucile Weight.

Title: Rhyolite: Death Valley's Ghost City of Golden Dreams (New Enlarged Edition).

Publisher: The Calico Press, 1996.

ISBN-10: 1878900323; ISBN-13: 9781878900326.

Condition: Unmarked. Very Good.

Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#27016)

Keywords: National Park, 20th Century, Furnace Creek, Desert, Gold Rush, Urban Studies, Death Valley, Historical, 20th Century History, Sociology, California, Architecture, American Studies, 1878900323, 9781878900326


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