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Rivers of the Pacific Northwest.

William Dickey

Rivers of the Pacific Northwest.

by William Dickey

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Published by Two windows Press in San Francisco .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13874627M

  An enormous undertaking, the book gives, in alphabetical order, the history, culture, demographics, and government of Pacific Northwest tribes, geographically ranging from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean and from California to British Columbia. The authors include both well-known tribes and small bands.   “Deep River,” Marlantes’ new novel, is also epic. It spans nearly 40 years and two continents, clocking in at over pages, the vast majority of which are a paean to the Koski family, Finnish immigrants who flee political persecution in their homeland to settle in the wilderness near the Columbia River on the Washington and Oregon.

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The Pacific Northwest (PNW), sometimes referred to as Cascadia, is a geographic region in western North America bounded by the Pacific Ocean to the west and (loosely) by the Rocky Mountains on the east. Though no official boundary exists, the most common conception includes the Canadian province of British Columbia (BC) and the U.S. states of Idaho, Oregon, and ition: British Columbia, Idaho, Oregon, . The Graveyard of the Pacific is a somewhat loosely defined stretch of the Pacific Northwest coast stretching from around Tillamook Bay on the Oregon Coast northward past the treacherous Columbia Bar and Juan de Fuca Strait, up the rocky western coast of Vancouver Island to Cape Scott.. Unpredictable weather conditions, including storms and fog, and dangerous coastal characteristics, including.


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