From the Publisher
"This is an admirable regional history of the last 150 years of regional growth with a sharp focus on the chief engine of that growth--the trains. Deeply, lovingly researched, Myrick's will stand as the definitive history." --Reference & Research Book News
"An absolute must for anyone interested in Western history, written with wit and pizazz, and presented with real skill." --The Coast Book Review
About the Author
David F. Myrick is the author of several books about western history and western railroads, including Railroads of Nevada and Eastern California, Volumes I and II. He lives in Santa Barbara, California.