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Books about Coeur d'Alene and North Idaho

This is intended to be a list of books currently in stock and we strive to keep it up-to-date.  It is, however, possible that we have just sold our last copy of a title.  We are happy to confirm availability and give additional information either by phone, e-mail or at our store.

Selected sub-list:  Small Town History

TITLE AUTHOR PUBLISHER / DATE NO. OF PAGES/ COVER/ NEW OR USED PRICE
A Brief History of the Coeur d'Alene Indians 1806-1909  Struggle for survival as an Indian nation after coming of whites. Jerome Peltier Ye Galleon Press, 1987 94pp paper new 8.95
A Coeur d'Alene Indian Story  History written  for children (about 4th grade reading level) from an Indian point of view.   Thomas E. Connolly Ye Galleon Press, 1990 83pp paper new 4.95
Coeur d'Alene, Okanogan and Flathead Indians From the Forty-fifth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology, 1927-1928, Smithsonian Institution. James Teit & Franz Boaz Ye Galleon Press, 1996 382pp paper new 19.95
Company Town Potlatch, Idaho, and the Potlatch Lumber Company    Keith C. Petersen WSU Press, 1987 284pp paper new 15.95
Days of Freedom: A Coeur d'Alene Boyhood Unusually detailed and especially well written reminiscences of  the 1920's and 1930's.  Includes pictures. George E. Wood Tornado Creek Publications, 2002 96pp hard new 14.95
Wyatt Earp and Coeur d'Alene Gold! Stampede to Idaho Territory    Jerry Dolph and Arthur Randell Eagle City Publications, 1999 262pp. paper new 16.95
Fire in the Hole The Untold Story of Hardrock Miners    Jerry Dolph WSU Press, 1994 173pp paper new 28.00
Fire in the Hole The Untold Story of Hardrock Miners    Jerry Dolph WSU Press, 1994 173pp hard new 32.00
Four Girls on a Homestead  The author spent summer, 1911 with her grandmother and 3 other girls in the white pine woods of north Idaho.  Originally published in 1977 by Latah County Museum Society. Carol Ryrie Brink Ye Galleon Press 38pp paper new 5.00 Currently out of stock
Roadside Geology of Idaho David D. Alt and Donald W. Hyndman Mountain Press, 1998 393pp. paper new 18.00
Grubstaking the Palouse Gold Mining in the Hoodoo Mountains of North Idaho, 1860-1950    Richard C. Waldbauer WSU Press, 1986 73pp paper new 11.25
History of Placer and Quartz Gold Mining in the Coeur d'Alene District  This history of early gold mining (particularly Murray & Eagle) was written as a University of Idaho MA thesis in 1932. Includes some photos. Robert Wayne Smith Ye Galleon Press, 1996 151pp paper new 15.95
History of Placer and Quartz Gold Mining in the Coeur d'Alene District  This history of early gold mining (particularly Murray & Eagle) was written as a University of Idaho MA thesis in 1932. Includes some photos. Robert Wayne Smith Ye Galleon Press, 1996 151pp hard new 24.95
In all the West No Place Like This A Pictorial History of the Coeur d'Alene Region Dorothy Dahlgren & Simone Carbonneau Kincaid Museum of North Idaho, 1996 254pp paper new 24.00
Liberated Woman and May Arkwright Hutton's 1900 novel The Coeur d'Alenes, A Tale of the Modern Inquisitions In Idaho James Montgomery Ye Galleon Press, 1985 406pp new 11.95
Lionhead Lodge History of movie making in Spokane and along the shores of Priest Lake in Idaho about 1921. Lloyd Peters Ye Galleon Press, 1976 180pp paper new 8.95
North Idaho Then & Now A Photographic  comparison of historical and contemporary North Idaho. Includes:  Coeurd'Alene, Hayden Lake, Post Falls, Rathdrum, Twin Lakes, Spirit Lake, Harrison, Athol, Farragut State Park, Bayview, Cataldo, Kellog, Wadner, Wallace, Burke, Murray, Mullan, Sandpoint, Albeni Falls, Bonners Ferry, Eastport.    Nostalgia Magazine Nostalgia Magazine, 2002 159pp paper new 21.00
Report on the Construction of a Military Road from Fort Walla Walla to Fort Benton  from the 1865 Washington printing. John Mullan Ye Galleon Press, 1998 183pp paper new 19.95
Saga of the Coeur d'Alene Indian Nation  History of the Coeurd'Alene people written by a former chief.  Photos. Chief Joseph Seltice Ye Galleon Press, 1990 372pp hard new 24.95
Spokane and the Inland Northwest: Historical Images  This book is stuffed full of historic photos showing places and towns throughout the Inland Northwest. Tony Bamonte & Suzanne Schaeffer Bamonte Tornado Creek Publications, 336pp hard new 49.95
Up the Swiftwater A Pictorial History of the Colorful Upper St. Joe River    Sandra A. Crowell and David O. Asleson Museum of North Idaho, 1995 149pp paper new 19.95