New PDF release: Building Nevada's Highways (Images of America)

By Jennifer E. Riddle,Elizabeth Dickey

ISBN-10: 1467134066

ISBN-13: 9781467134064

ISBN-10: 1531678181

ISBN-13: 9781531678180

Roads are infrequently given a moment inspiration but are integral to existence. Admittedly, a ebook devoted to roadways sounds a section dry. yet in the back of each double-diamond interchange, each beef chop island, and each form of asphalt is an engaging historical past of the touring public. This publication unearths the hidden historical past of creating the Silver State�s highways due to the fact 1917. the subsequent time you're taking a highway journey throughout Nevada at the Lincoln road (US 50) or the Victory road (US forty) or persist with a rutted highway to a once-booming ghost city reflect on the creative and industrious women and men, surveyors, engineers, chemists, and definite, even the groups of mules that equipped the roads we nonetheless commute today.

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