Ghost Towns of Arizona (Sherman)


Ghost Towns of Arizona (Sherman)

Listing and brief history of more than 130 towns.

Arizona’s ghost towns exemplify man’s courage, tenacity, and perhaps even foolishness in his search for wealth. Inevitable by-products of the development of gold, silver, copper, and other mineral deposits in Arizona, some of these communities mushroomed overnight into a hodgepodge of tents and makeshift homes, while others developed over a period of years into tidy, well-planned townsites. Whatever their design, intent, or purpose, when their existence was no longer profitable they slipped into the category of ghost towns.

Paperback: 218 pages
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press (August 15, 1969)
Language: English
Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 0.6 x 11 inches

Price: $24.95