Carson Valley Historical Society, 2000. Second printing. Hardcover. 144pp. Quarto [31 cm] Natural cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles. Very good condition. The front free endsheet has a previous owner's first name. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with rubbing. There are several small closed tears in the edges. Item #20794
From the jacket- "Through Carson Valley ran the last segment of the California Trail to be opened between Salt Lake City and Sacramento. It was a shorter and more easily traveled road than its nearest rival, the Donner pass to the north."