Nevada's Golden Age of Gambling: The Casinos 1931-1981

Front Cover
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Sep 26, 2012 - History - 182 pages
1 Review
A photo-rich history of the first fifty years of Nevada's legalized gambling from 1931 to 1981. Chapters include stories about the most influential pioneers of Nevada gaming including Bill Harrah, "Pappy" Smith, Moe Dalitz, Howard Hughes, George Wingfield, "Bugsy" Siegel, Sil Petricciani, Nick Abelman and dozens more.

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Nevada's Golden Age of Gambling

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

When I first agreed to review this book, I was afraid it was going to be all about gambling and nothing else....wow, was I wrong! Al narrates "Nevada's Golden Age of Gambling" a true account of what ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Al W. Moe is a veteran of the Nevada casino industry and has worked in Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe and Reno. Much of his time has been spent playing blackjack and poker for a living and he writes blogs for several popular web sites such as About.com, Examiner, and Nevada Casino History.

Bibliographic information