Kenn Kaufman is a legend among birders. At sixteen he hitchhiked back & forth across North America, traveling eighty thousand miles in a year, simply to see as many birds as he could; he came back to tell the story in "Kingbird Highway." A field editor for "Audubon" & a regular contributor to every major birding magazine, he is the youngest person ever to receive the Ludlow Griscom Award, the highest honor of the American Birding Association. His books include "Lives of North American Birds" & the "Peterson Field Guide to Advanced Birding." He lives in Tucson, Arizona.
Jim Hinckleyrsquo;spassion for the open road has translated into regular contributions to a wide variety of periodicals, including Route 66, American Road, and others. He is the author of The Big Book of American Car Cultureand Backroads of Arizona. He lives in Kingman, Arizona. nbsp; Kerrick Jameshas been a professional photographer for more than twenty years. His images have appeared in such publications asArizona Highways,Sunset,andNational Geographic Adventure. He provided the photography for Backroads of Arizonaand is the author of Our Arizona. He lives in Mesa, Arizona. nbsp; Rick and Nora Bowersare professional travel and nature photographers with more than forty years of photography experience between them. Their work has been featured in numerous books and magazines. The Bowers are on the road often, but make their home in Tucson, Arizona.