Sierra Stories - 2016 Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction - Next Generation Indie Book Awards

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Inkwell and Quill drawing by Joe Medeiros.  The drawing features an accurate depiction of an inkwell used by John Muir and owned by the Hanna Family.

Gary Noy,  Author and Lecturer

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Schemes and Splendor in Nineteenth-Century Lake Tahoe

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Gary Noy

Author, Lecturer, and Historian of the Sierra Nevada and the American West

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Lake Tahoe photo by Lindy Atoms - Gary Noy portrait by Mike Price

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