Searchlight - The Camp that Didn't Fail by Harry Reid.
In the early years of this century, an area in southern Nevada became the site of a small but profitable mining boom. At the center of the excitement was a camp called Searchlight.
Nevada's U.S. Senator Harry Reid is a native of Searchlight, and in this charming, meticulously researced book he lovingly recounts the colorful history of his hometown.
Softbound. 233 pages.
Publisher: University of Nevada Press (January 1998)