Each volume in this series features approximately fifteen short biographies of notorious bad guys, perpetrators of mischief, visionary if misunderstood thinkers, and other colorful antiheroes from the history of a given state. The villainous, the misguided, and the misunderstood all get their due in these entertaining yet informing books.
Sam Lowe moved to the Southwest in 1969 and has traveled around and written about the region ever since. He currently writes “The Lowe Road” series for the Arizona Republic, featuring unusual people, places, and things across the state. He has contributed stories to several publications and is the author of You Know You’re in Arizona When . . . (Globe Pequot Press).