Everyone needs a diversion to give meaning and purpose to life. Coin collecting is one of the most popular forms of leisure-time activity in the country. And of course, the coinage from the Carson City Mint offers many stimulating options for collectors to pursue.

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Coin collector highlights Carson City Mint

Although the book is a valuable resource for collectors interested in the history of the coins minted in Carson City, it extends beyond the technical explanation of the coins. The central focus of the book is not wholly dedicated to the collector, Goe said he hopes it may pique readers' interest in the hobby.

Goe weaves the history of the mint into its historical context. He brings to life the personalities, both local and national, who made the mint significant.

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