The bonanza king : John Mackay and the battle over the greatest riches in the American West
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New York : Scribner, 2018.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Physical Desc
ix, 466 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Status
Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
NF 923.8 MACKAY, J 2018

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Book
Language
English
ISBN
9781501108198, 1501108190

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Includes index.
Description
Traces the rags-to-riches frontier story of Irish immigrant John Mackay, describing how in mid-nineteenth-century Nevada he outmaneuvered the pernicious "Bank Ring" monopoly and thousands of rivals to take control of the history-making Comstock Lode.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Crouch, G. (2018). The bonanza king: John Mackay and the battle over the greatest riches in the American West (First Scribner hardcover edition.). Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Crouch, Gregory, 1966-. 2018. The Bonanza King: John Mackay and the Battle Over the Greatest Riches in the American West. New York: Scribner.

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Crouch, Gregory, 1966-. The Bonanza King: John Mackay and the Battle Over the Greatest Riches in the American West New York: Scribner, 2018.

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Crouch, Gregory. The Bonanza King: John Mackay and the Battle Over the Greatest Riches in the American West First Scribner hardcover edition., Scribner, 2018.

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