Twentynine Palms Historical Society
29 Palms, California

Historical Society Book Shop

The following are only some of the titles available.
Please stop by our gift shop and peruse them all.


Growing Up At The Desert Queen Ranch....$18.95

by Willis Keys and Art Kidwell
118 pages, 3rd edition 2008
Artcraft Printers, Billings, Montana

Images of America: Twentynine Palms....$19.99

by Vicki Waite, Al Gartner, Paul F. Smith
128 pages, 235 Historical Photos of 29 Palms
Arcadia Publishing 2007

Images of America: The Marines at Twentynine Palms....$19.99

by Thomas O'Hara
128 pages, Arcadia Publishing 2007

In The Shadow Of The Palms - Vol. I....$11.95

by Art Kidwell
260 pages (Vol. II is out of print)
Desert Moon Press 1986

Sand in my Shoe....$19.99

by Helen Bagley
Homestead days in 29 Palms

California's Golden Museums & Historic Places....$24.95

by Roger Freely. Edited by Patrick Hardy
169 new sites added. 2007-2009 edition

Cactus Country....$7.95

by Jim & Sue Willoughby
Introduction to the cacti of the Southwest desert

Getting to Know Joshua Tree N.P.....$9.95

by Patty Knapp with pull out poster

Desert Survival Handbook....$8.95

by Charles A. Lehman
How to handle and prevent emergency situations

The Silence and the Sun....$29.95

by Joe DeKehoe
340 pages, A selection of historical accounts on the growth and eventual decline and abandonment of towns, businesses, mining communities and railroad stops in the eastern Mojave Desert of California.

The Adobes of Twentynine Palms 2nd edition....$17.95

by Pat Rimmington
164 pages

The Chemehuevi Indians of Southern California....$5.00

by Ronald Dean Miller & Peggy Jeanne Miller
16 pages

The Serrano Indians of Southern California....$5.00

by Francis J. Johnston
12 pages

The Cahuilla Indians of Southern California....$5.00

by Lowell Bean & Harry Lawton
12 pages

Indians & Desert Animals....$9.95

by James W. Cornett
64 pages

Indian Uses of Desert Plants....$14.95

by James W. Cornett
80 pages

Venomous Animals of the California Deserts....$9.75

by James W. Cornett
36 pages

Finding Gold in the Desert....$5.95

by Otto Lynch
The Art of Drywashing.
Primer Publishers, Phoenix AZ 2001

Mines of the High Desert....Call for pricing & availability

by Ronald Dean Miller
72 pages

Gold Fever....$6.99

by Verla Kay; illustrations by S.D. Schindler
32 pages, ages 3-8

The Desert Tortoise....$8.95

by James W. Cornett

Lizards For Lunch: A Roadrunner's Tale....$7.95

by Conrad J. Storad, illustrations by Beth Neely & Don Rantz
32 pages, ages 4-8

29 Palms Old Schoolhouse Ceramic Ornament....$11.95

29 Palms Old Schoolhouse Mug....$8.95

29 Palms Old Schoolhouse Ceramic Keepsake Box....$19.95

You can purchase the above items in our gift shop,
or download an Order Form and mail it to:

29 Palms Historical Society
P.O. Box 1926
29 Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-2366

Please make checks payable to: 29 Palms Historical Society

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