Take a historical and visual tour through ghost towns in North America. Find out what these communities were and what they’ve become. Full of nostalgic old and desolate contemporary photographs that capture the essence of many of these places. Find out what happens when once bustling businesses and thriving villages reach the end of their lifespan. Locations in the western United States and throughout the rest of the country and continent are included to provide a variety of events and calamities affecting the towns.