Winslow. Desert barnstorming couple, Slim and Sylvia Winslow, take readers on a their many journeys to remote spots within the desert Mojave, Sierra Nevada and adjoining wilderness areas; a one-of-a-kind historical record with original photos.
The definitive history of water resources in the American West, and a very illuminating lesson in the political economy of limited resources anywhere.
An inclusive picture of the American Cowboy and how he arrived and departed the western landscape. While cowboys are still in existence, the trail drivers of the old west are a long-gone breed.
A compilation of stories and rememberances of the times and characters of the East Mojave Desert.
In October 2005, two mountaineers climbing above Mendel Glacier in the High Sierra find the mummified remains of a man in a WW II uniform, entombed in the ice.
Pity the poor family whose bottle of Mrs. Winslow’s Soothing Syrup patent medicine went dry. It was the standard treatment for frontier families whose babies were fussing or cutting teeth.
More than 200 oral history interviews were conducted with people having firsthand knowledge of Goffs and related areas in the East Mojave Desert. The book is illustrated with 100 photographs, most of which have not been published before.