Peter Goin, a professor of art at the University of Nevada, has assembled a new Arcadia volume on the maritime history of Lake Tahoe.
Drawing on photo collections at the Nevada Historical Society, North Lake Tahoe Historical Society, South Lake Tahoe Historical Society, Special Collections at the University of Nevada and Tahoe Maritime Museum, the book illustrates the wide variety of commercial and recreational vessels that plied the lake over the years.
Lake Tahoe: A Maritime History (Images of America series) is now available for purchase at $21.99.
Arcadia Publishing is known for producing small, beautifully illustrated books on local and regional history. It typically partners with local historians and organizations in developing its publications, which now number nearly 7,500 titles celebrating communities all across the country.