The Rough Guide to Southwest USA

The Rough Guide to Southwest USA

Book - 2006-
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Penguin Putnam
The Rough Guide to Southwest USA is the ultimate travel guide to the fabled American West. Explore ancient Native American cliff dwellings and pueblos in Canyon de Chelly and Mesa Verde, delve into the region's Hispanic past in the adobe-lined streets of Santa Fe and mission churches around Tucson, and follow in the footsteps of Wyatt Earp in Tombstone, the Wild West town "Too Tough to Die."Spectacular national parks like Zion, Bryce and the Grand Canyon - as well as Monument Valley and its iconic red rock buttes - are illustrated in their full colour glory, and the guide is packed with easy-to-read maps, along with suggested itineraries and authoritative, up-to-the-minute restaurant, bar, hotel and nightlife reviews. Whether you want to drive Route 66, hit the Strip in Las Vegas or visit modern day trading posts to buy Navajo rugs or Hopi kachinas, make the most of your holiday with The Rough Guide to Southwest USA.

Ingram Publishing Services
Las Vegas set a record by receiving 42.31 million visitors in 2015 (Source:,Includes the major new Museum of Musical Instruments in Phoenix, as well as the new National Monuments in New Mexico, of which the Rio Grande del Norte is the most important,Now in full-colour with inspirational photography, improved mapping, clearer chapter labelling and suggested itineraries,Rough Guides was the No. 3 travel publisher in 2015, worth £2.8 million (Nielsen Bookscan)

Publisher: New York : Rough Guides, 2006-
ISBN: 9780241245859
Branch Call Number: 917.904 Rou 2016
Characteristics: volumes : illustrations (some colour), colour maps
Additional Contributors: Rough Guides (Firm)
Alternative Title: Southwest U.S.A
Southwest USA


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