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Books about Washington State

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.

TITLE AUTHOR PUBLISHER / DATE NO. OF PAGES/ COVER/ NEW OR USED PRICE
Built in Washington 12,000 Years of Pacific Northwest Archaeological Sites and Historic Buildings    Staff of Washinton State Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation WSU Press, 1989 187pp paper new 9.00
Discover Historic Washington State A Travel Guide to Hundreds of Historical Places in the Evergreen State George and Jan Roberts Gem Guides Book Co., 1999 498pp paper new 13.95
Exploring Washington's Past A Road Guide to History     Ruth Kirk and Camela Alexander University of Washington Press, 1995 543pp paper new 27.95
Forgotten Trails Historical Sources of Columbia's Big Bend Country  A compilation of the most significant firsthand accounts of travel through this inland Washington region. Ron Anglin  Edited by Glen W. Lindeman WSU Press, 1995 287pp paper new 20.00
Ghost Stories of Washington    Barbara Smith Lone Pine, 2000 230pp paper new 10.95
Mercer's Belles The Journal of a Reporter reprinted from 1960 edition. Roger Conant was on board Asa Mercer's 1866 voyage from New York to San Francisco with a boatload of young brides for lonely bachelors of Puget Sound. Lenna Deutsch rounds out the account and gives some history of the expedition's members after they arrived in San Francisco and Seattle. Roger Conant edited by Lenna A. Deutsch WSU Press, 1992 147pp. paper new 16.95
Name on the Schoolhouse An Anecdotal List of Some Historic Names of Schools in Washington State Includes public & private elementary & secondary schools throughout the state.  Kenneth L. Calkins Washington State Retired Teachers Association, 1991 174pp paper new (scuffed) 7.50
It Happened in Washington Stories about 31 events that helped make Washington state what it is today. James A. Crutchfield Falcon Press, 1995 122pp paper new 8.95
Outlaw Tales of Washington True Stories of Washington's Most Nefarious Crooks, Culprits and Cutthroats     Elizabeth Gibson Twodot, 2002 179pp paper new 19.95
Peoples of Washington Perspectives on Cultural Diversity Sid White and S.E. Solberg WSU Press, 1989 261pp paper new 10.95
Raise Hell and Sell Newspapers Alden J. Blethen & The Seattle Times    Sharon A. Boswell and Lorraine McConaghy WSU Press, 1996 291pp paper new 14.95 currently out of stock
Roadside Geology of Washington David D. Alt and Donald W. Hyndman Mountain Press, 1998 288pp. paper new 18.00
Isaac I. Stevens Young Man in a Hurry Biography of Washington's first territorial governor 1853-1857. Kent D. Richards WSU Press 484pp paper new 18.95
Traveler's History of Washington A Roadside Historical Guide    Bill Gulick The Caxton Printers, 1996 559pp paper new 19.95
Washington Ghost Towns Lambert Florin Superior Publishing Co., 1970 95pp paper used 11.00
Rufus Woods, The Columbia River & the Building of Modern Washington Biography of  the influential former publisher of the Wenatchee Daily World. Robert E. Ficken WSU Press, 1995 312pp paper new 21.00