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The University Of Nevada, Las Vegas: A History
The complete history of UNLV in celebration of its 50th anniversary. In 1951, the rapidly growing population of Las Vegas was demanding teachers for the city's burgeoning schools and an opportunity for local high school graduates to earn a university degree close to home. That year, Nevada's Board of Regents, the governing board of the state's system of higher education, ...more
Hardcover, 392 pages
Published July 10th 2007 by University of Nevada Press
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This book is very interesting and provides a lot of detail in regards to my current school. My only note is that you relive the decades through the history of the administration, then the students, then the Foundation and donors and then athletics, basically in four separate though somewhat interconnected stories. Perhaps a single continuous written history would be great, but still, this is an absolute great book on UNLV.