Shawn Hall has devoted his career to exploring and recording historic sites, ghost towns, and abandoned mining camps in each of Nevada's seventeen counties. Hall is director of the Tonopah Historic Mining Park in Nye County, Nevada.
Hall presents a vast about of detail in an accessible, informative, and entertaining manner. The selection and quantity of photographs will add much to the historical value and popularity of this book. Harold E. Klieforth, Desert Research Institute--Harold E. Klieforth "Desert Research Institute "" Hall s handy guide to the ghost towns and mining camps of Eureka, Lander, and White Pine counties is superior to many others currently available. His exuberance and fascination with Nevada s glorious mining past is infectious. Phillip I. Earl, Nevada Historical Society--Phillip I. Earl "Nevada Historical Society ""