Historic resources of the Nevada side of the Tahoe Basin
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Published by Alpengroup in Lake Tahoe, NV .
Written in English



  • Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)


  • Historic sites -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.),
  • Architecture -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.),
  • Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) -- History, Local.,
  • Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared for Tahoe Regional Planning Agency ; project manager, Phil Caterino ; architectural historian, Ana B. Koval.
ContributionsCaterino, Phil., Tahoe Regional Planning Agency.
LC ClassificationsF868.T2 H56 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1816757M
LC Control Number89623499

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