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Comstock Lode

Louis L"Amour

Comstock Lode

by Louis L"Amour

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

104,476

StatementLouis L"Amour.
The Physical Object
Pagination378 p. ;
Number of Pages378
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23256123M
ISBN 100553013076
OCLC/WorldCa7144053

  Comstock Lode View larger image. By: Louis L'Amour. Sign Up Now! together they rose above the challenges of the Comstock to stake a bold claim on the the Paperback edition. Book Details Book Quality: Publisher Quality ISBN Related ISBNs: Publisher: Random House Publishing Group Author: Louis L'amour. The Comstock Lode was the first major U.S. deposit of silver ore, discovered under what is now Virginia the discovery was made public in , prospectors rushed to the area and scrambled to stake their claims. Mining camps soon thrived in the vicinity, which became bustling centers of fabulous wealth.

  Sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. Sign in. Watch Queue Queue. Henry Tompkins (or Thomas) Paige Comstock (—) was an American miner after whom the Comstock Lode in Virginia City, Nevada was named. The Comstock Lode was the richest silver mine in American history. Referred to by history books variously as a .

Read "Comstock Lode A Novel" by Louis L'Amour available from Rakuten Kobo. It was just a godforsaken mountainside, but no place on earth was richer in silver. For a /5(28). AN EDITOR ON THE COMSTOCK LODE by Wells Drury. Reporter and editor in Virginia City in its heyday, the book is his memoir and rememberances of the characters that made Nevada famous. Published after he died by his wife. This copy is a reprint of the first edition. Picture shown is of the actual book. Printed Seller Rating: % positive.


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