Books about Northwest & Western History

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
Army Life on the Pacific  From the 1859 Redfield, NYC edition by Lawrence Kip, soldier with Colonel Wright during the Indian War of 1858.  Some Research added. Lawrence Kip Ye Galleon Press, 1996 186pp hard new 24.95
Black Harris Harris was a mountain man who also served as a guide for many emigrant parties in the 1830's. Jerome Peltier Ye Galleon Press, 1986 162pp hard new 19.95
Born Free The Complete guide to the Mighty Columbia River, By Land, and Water   Wm. H. Schweizer eos publishing, 1994 281pp paper new 11.95
The Fur Trade was Equitable This is a brief history of the U.S. fur trade emphasizing that the trade was basically fair to native peoples who often were astute bargainers. Jerome Peltier Ye Galleon Press, 1991 55pp paper new 8.95
The Fur Trade was Equitable This is a brief history of the U.S. fur trade emphasizing that the trade was basically fair to native peoples who often were astute bargainers. Jerome Peltier Ye Galleon Press, 1991 55pp hard new 14.95
Madame Dorian Madame Dorian, an Iowa Indian was with the Wilson-Price-Hunt Expedition as the overland segment of Astor party six years after Lewis & Clark.  Her accomplishments were as great as Sacajawea's. Jerome Peltier Ye Galleon Press, 1981 44pp paper new 6.95
Reminiscences of Wasington Territory  Early Seattle and Steilacoom history. Charles Prosch Ye Galleon Press, 1969 128pp hard new 14.95
Roadside Geology of Montana David D. Alt and Donald W. Hyndman Mountain Press, 2000 427pp. paper new 20.00
Steam to Diesel Jim Fredrickson's Railroading Journal This book is filled with high quality photos of both steam & diesel locomotives taken at various Northwestern locations. Jim Fredrickson WSU Press, 2001 160pp paper new 29.95
Swivel-Chair Logger Life and Work of Anton A. "Tony" Lausmann Bert Webber Ye Galleon Press, 1977 paper new 7.95
Tales of the Nez Perce History of the Nez Perce people plus collected legends (41 tales of varying lengths). Donald Hines Ye Galleon Press, 1984 232pp paper new 16.95
Tales of the Nez Perce History of the Nez Perce people plus collected legends (41 tales of varying lengths). Donald Hines Ye Galleon Press, 1984 232pp hard new 21.95
Three Years in the Rocky Mountains Provides account of fur trade Rendezvous of 1737. David L. Brown Ye Galleon Press, 1982 28pp paper new 4.95
Timothy - Nez Perce Chief, Life and Times, 1800-1891 Biography of a noted Indian who in 1858 lived in Washington Territory on the north side of the Snake River and was a friend of of the whites. Rowena Alcorn Ye Galleon Press, 1996 78pp paper new 12.95
Very Close to Trouble The Johnny Grant Memoir  This trader,stockman & raconteur lived "very close to trouble" on the wide-open frontier of the Snake River country & the Northern Rockies in the mid-nineteenth century.   Lyndel Meikle WSU Press, 1996 paper new 17.95
Witch of Kodakery The Photography of Myra Albert Wiggins 1869-1956 Biography of early 20th-century Oregon photographic artist. Carole Glauber WSU Press, 1997 134 paper new 20.00