• Local history

      The City and the Saloon

      Denver, 1858-1916

      by Thomas J Noel

      During Denver's wild ride from frontier mining town to twentieth-century metropolis, the city's saloons, like those of many other western frontier towns, played a vital role in the development of the city. Now with a new preface, Tom Noel's classic stu

    • Local history

      Pikes Peak Partnership

      The Penroses & the Tutts

      by Thomas J Noel

      Historians Tom Noel and Cathleen Norman tell the incredible tale of the two families who transformed Colorado Springs and its environs into a tourist haven. By building the Broadmoor Hotel and other important facilities to attract travellers, Spencer Penr

    • Local history


      Mining Camp to Metropolis

      by Thomas J Noel , Stephen J Leonard

      This lively best seller by leading Colorado historians Steve Leonard and Tom Noel is the most comprehensive survey ever written of the Mile High metropolis. Informative and richly illustrated, DENVER covers the developing region from the mountain towns

    • Educational: History


      The Highest State

      by Thomas J Noel , Duane A Smith

      Chronicling the people, places, and events of the state's colourful history, this is the story of how Colorado grew up. Through booms and busts in farming and ranching, mining and railroading, and water and oil, Colorado's past is a cycle of ups and do

    • Computer networking & communications


      by Carl Abbott, Stephen J. Leonard, Thomas J. Noel

      Since 1976, newcomers and natives alike have learned about the rich history of the magnificent place they call home from Colorado: A History of the Centennial State. In the fifth edition, coauthors Carl Abbott, Stephen J. Leonard, and Tho

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