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Beyond The Glimmering Lights: The Pride And Perseverance Of African Americans In Las Vegas
Beyond the Glimmering Lights relates the struggles, pains, and victories of black residents and entertainers during the most racially unjust period in the history of Las Vegas. Told through the eyes of author and native Las Vegan Trish Geran, she narrates her Aunt Magnolia's life and times in Las Vegas, experiences that occurred from 1942 to 1960 and stories passed on by e ...more
Published January 1st 2010 by Stephens Press
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I rather enjoyed this book. It wasn't meant to be a history listen; this book is telling someone's story. I learned quite a few things about the history of Blacks in Las Vegas and I also got to see someone else's life unravel during that time frame. It was a good read. :)