Arthur Drooker is the author and photographer of American Ruins (Merrell, 2007), Lost Worlds: Ruins of the Americas (ACC, 2011), Pie Town Revisited (UNM Press, 2015) and Conventional Wisdom (Glitterati, 2016). For more information, please visit 

Foreword by award-winning historian Douglas Brinkley, professor of history at Rice University, the CNN Presidential Historian, and a contributing editor at Vanity Fair.  

Essay by Thomas Mellins, an author who has curated exhibits for institutions including the Museum of the City of New York, the National Building Museum, and the New York Public Library.  

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