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Author Makley, Michael J.

Title The infamous king of the Comstock : William Sharon and the Gilded Age in the West / Michael J. Makley
Published Reno : University of Nevada Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 291 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series William S. Shepperson series in Nevada history
Wilbur S. Shepperson series in Nevada history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-272) and index
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Subject Sharon, William, 1821-1885.
United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography.
San Francisco Stock and Exchange Board -- History.
Virginia & Truckee Railroad -- History.
Capitalists and financiers -- Nevada -- Biography.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
Comstock Lode (Nev.) -- History.
Nevada -- Biography.
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890 -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0874176697 (electronic bk.)
9780874176698 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)