Bill Mann's Guides to Interesting and Mysterious Sites

At Desert Map and Aerial Photo, our bookshelves are stocked with a variety of books on the Mojave Desert and surrounding areas, among which are Bill Mann's Guides. Written by a desert explorer and prospector, this
one-of-a-kind guidebook series to the Mojave back-country and surrounding areas is one of the best resources available. Covering hundreds of sites, with photos from the past and present, these guides will lead you to fascinating and historical places that few people know about. You can choose one volume or all six; any of them would be a wonderful addition to your personal library! Includes GPS coordinates and vehicle requirements for all locations, as well as color photos of most sites.  $19.95 each


Guide to 50 Interesting and Mysterious Sites in the Mojave - Volume 1
Go into the backcountry of the Mojave Desert with Bill Shortfuse Mann as your guide. See sites that few people know about as you learn the history of this unique area.
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Guide to 50 Interesting and Mysterious Sites in the Mojave - Volume 2
Volume two in Bill Mann's series of guidebooks on the California deserts. Includes Marta Becket's Opera House, Fossil Lava Falls, and F-4 Phantom Crash Site.
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Guide to the Calicos: Ghost Mining Camps and Scenic Areas - Volume 3
Go into the backcountry of the Mojave Desert with Bill, Shortfuse, Mann as your guide. See sites that few people know about as you learn the history of this unique area.
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Guide to the Remote and Mysterious Saline Valley - Volume 4
Go into the backcountry of the Mojave Desert with Bill, Shortfuse, Mann as your guide. See sites that few people know about. Covers areas around Joshua Tree Forest, Saline Valley...
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Guide to the Beautiful and Historic Lucerne Valley and Vicinity - Volume 5
Go into the backcountry of the Mojave Desert with Bill, Shortfuse, Mann as your guide. See sites that few people know about as you learn the history of this unique area.
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Guide to Big Bear and Its Hidden Treasures - Volume 6
Bill Mann strikes again with his fantastic series of guidebooks. This volume covers 49 sites in Big Bear, (Hangman's Tree, Eye of God, Mystery Grave and Cross, Ghost Town of Doble) and includes a gallery of historical photographs of the area.
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