Crump, Spencer. 1994. Route 66: America’s First Main Street. Corona del Mar, CA: Zeta Publisher’s Company.
Finch, Christopher. 1992. Highways to Heaven: the Auto Biography of America. New York: Harper Collins Publishers.
Krim, Arthur. 2005. Route 66: Iconography of the American Highway. Edited by Denis Wood. Santa Fe: Center for American Places.
Yorke, Douglas A. Jr., and John Margolies. 1996. Hitting the Road: The Art of the American Road Map. San Francisco: Chronicle Books.
Note: these books and others about Route 66 and road mapping are available within the Osher Map Library's reading room.