In the years following World War II, the National Highway System began to expand into the American West, improving trade and bringing with it tourists from the East Coast. Along these new thoroughfares grew several small communities hoping to cash in on this sudden influx. But by century s end, many of these upstart communities had failed, and huge numbers of their residents had left in search of another livelihood. But what happens to these communities when all the people have disappeared? In late 2008 Swiss-born and ...

Wilted Country 2010, Scheidegger and Spiess

ISBN-13: 9783858813060

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