By Lew & Ginny Clark (Author, Editor), Ginny Clark (Illustrator) Fascinating reading of a Golden Era! Enjoy personal experiences of the author. This book is a factual compilation of mining history from the mid 1850’s to mid 1950’s including gold rush bonanza and silver mines in Virginia City, Bodie, Comstock Load, Death Valley, Silverado etc. It is loaded with old photographs and sketches. All of Lew Clark’s reminiscences of the era are scattered throughout the book. Also, info on the railroads and freighting including the days of the 20 Mule team. ISBN-10 : 0931532329 ISBN-13 : 978-0931532320