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Ghosts Towns of the West is filled with photographs, maps, history, and detailed directions to find the best ghost towns to linger in the wake of the Old West.

Ghost Towns of the West blazes a trail through the dusty crossroads and mossy cemeteries of the American West, including one-time boomtowns in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon
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Paperback, 336 pages
Published April 11th 2017 by Voyageur Press
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Donald Armfield
Dec 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Nice landscape shots from Ghost Towns.
Ann
Oct 08, 2017 rated it it was amazing
In this book I found some of the ghost towns that I have visited - White Oaks, Lincoln, Madrid , New Mexico and many more that I would like to see. I have always been interested in ghost towns especially ones that still have standing buildings . My tiny town that I grew up near has only the elevator standing - Grier , NM and the town where my mother was born only has the cemetery left - all other traces are gone!! There is something interesting and mysterious about ghost towns : people settled t ...more
Daniel
Oct 03, 2017 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed learning about all the ghost towns in the book. I was surprised to learn that a ghost town does not mean a town has no residents. I enjoyed looking at all the pictures. I did not know much about ghost towns before I read this book. I am sure I know more about ghost towns after I read this book.
GF
Nov 15, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Handy travel guide for ghost towns out west includes the state of Arizona. This book provides history, sites to see, some photo tips, and maps. A few of these ghost towns are now forks in the road, but others like Tombstone do have an all year community.
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More of a travel guide than a history, this book provides a lot of detailed information on what structures or buildings to see and how to get to them.
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