Overtime, I have gathered up some wonderful books, articles and maps which are used as references on Destination4x4.com. These books tell the story of the old desert south west and the stories of ghost towns across California, Nevada and Arizona. Books are valuable resources to help find the hidden story or the lost location you are interested in finding.
If you are interested, be sure to search on Amazon or Ebay to see if you can fine them.
Here are just a few.