80 halftones, 12 maps

New Mexico's Best Ghost Towns

A Practical Guide
By Philip Varney



This useful guidebook surveys more than eighty ghost towns, grouped by geographic area. First published in 1981 and now available only from the University of New Mexico Press, it has been praised in particular for its instructions on how to reach even the most obscure sites.

Contributor Bios
Tony Hillerman (1925–2008) was an award-winning author and newspaperman, best known for his mystery novels set on the Navajo Nation.
Philip Varney is an Arizona writer and teacher who has been a ghost town aficionado for more than fifteen years.