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Virtual Lobby Display: Ghost Towns, Extinct Cities, and Lost Civilizations

This virtual lobby display gathers materials about ghost towns, extinct cities, and lost civilizations.


Welcome to the University Libraries virtual lobby display! This display brings together ebooks, articles, and other information about ghost towns, extinct cities, and lost civilizations. If you would like to know more about any of the items on this display or have relevant research questions, use the information on the left side of this page to contact a librarian. 

Images of ghost towns, extinct cities, and lost civilizations

Alaire, Y. (2019). [Photograph of bumper cars in Pripyat, Ukraine], Retrieved from 

Thomas, A. (2019). [Photograph of Mayan ruins at Tikal], Retrieved from

Wilson44691. (2010). [Photograph of Calico Ghost Town park], Retrieved from

Jebulon. (2015). [Photograph of the amphitheatre at Pompeii], Retrieved from

Guillemot, E. (2019). [Photograph of Ad Deir at Petra in Jordan], Retrieved from