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George Wingfield - a book by Raymond, C. Elizabeth

George Wingfield

Owner and Operator of Nevada

George Wingfield( )
Author: Raymond, C. Elizabeth
Series title:Shepperson Series in History Humanities Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Nevada Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

Banker, hotel owner, and political powerhouse George Wingfield (1876-1959) was one of the most significant figures in Nevada's history. He was the prime force behind the start-up of its tourism and gambling industries. Raymond's biography details every step of his remarkable climb to power, his staggering fall into bankruptcy, and a phoenix-like rise with a second fortune in gold mining. 

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Political
Biography & Autobiography / Business
Political Science / American Government / State
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.9 Inches
Book Weight:1.15 Pounds

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