Bill Mann Books

Explore the Mojave Desert backcountry with Bill “Shortfuse” Mann as your guide. Discover little known places off the beaten path as you learn the history of this strange & beautiful desert. All locations referenced to the DeLorme Atlas & Gazeteer with GPS coordinates, vehicle requirements, and plenty of color photographs.

Guide to 50 Mysterious & Interesting Sites in the Mojave (Vol I)

“Traveling unprepared in the vast Mojave Desert could be hazardous to your health”

Bill Mann
Soft Cover: $20.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling
Published by Shortfuse Publishing Company

 

 

Guide to 50 Mysterious & Interesting Sites in the Mojave (Vol 2)

Covers areas around Newberry Springs, Baker, Turquoise Mountain, Shoshone-Tecopa, Valley Wells, and Mountain Pass

Bill Mann
Soft Cover: $20.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling
Published by Shortfuse Publishing Company

 

 

Guide to the Calicos: Ghost Mining Camps & Scenic Areas (Vol 3)

Covers prominent ghost towns and scenic areas of the Calico Mountains northeast of Barstow

Bill Mann
Soft Cover: $20.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling
Published by Shortfuse Publishing Company

 

 

Guide to the Remote and Mysterious Saline Valley (Vol 4)

Covers areas around Joshua Tree Forest, Saline Valley, Hunter and McElvoy Canyon, Willow Creek, and Beveridge

Bill Mann
Soft Cover: $20.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling
Published by Shortfuse Publishing Company

 

 

Guide to the Beautiful & Historic Lucerne Valley & Vicinity (Vol 5)

Covers areas within Lucerne Valley, the surrounding desert and mountain ranges

Bill Mann
Soft Cover: $20.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling
Published by Shortfuse Publishing Company

 

 

Guide to Big Bear and Its Hidden Treasures (Vol 6)

Covers areas within Big Bear and the surrounding forests and mountain ranges

Bill Mann
Soft Cover: $20.00 + $5 Shipping & Handling
Published by Shortfuse Publishing Company