by Environment Canada, Environmental Conservation Branch, Science Division in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English
|Statement||compiled by Heidi Missler.|
|Contributions||Missler, Heidi., Canada. Environmental Conservation Service. Pacific and Yukon Region. Science Division.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 287, x, 136 :|
|Number of Pages||287|
History of the Columbia River from The Dalles to the Sea. 2 vols. Chicago: The S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. Lorraine, Madison Johnson. The Columbia Unveiled, Being the story of a trip, alone in a rowboat from the source to the mouth of the Columbia River, Together with a full description of the country traversed, and the rapids battled. Volume 1 of Adventures on the Columbia River: Including the Narrative of a Residence of Six Years on the Western Side of the Rocky Mountains, Among Various Tribes of Indians Hitherto Unknown: Together with a Journey Across the American Continent, Ross Cox: Author: Ross Cox: Publisher: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, Original from. Adventures on the Columbia River, Including the Narrative of a Residence of Six Years on the Western Side of the Rocky Mountains, Among Various Tribes of Indians Hitherto Unknown, Ross Cox: Author: Ross Cox: Publisher: J. & J. Harper, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation. Readable but uneven. Parts of this book, especially in the front half, are just beautiful and yet the writing doesn't get in the way. This book comes across as balanced and sad, kind of a hard middle. Basically it's the technological and political story of the Columbia River. It doesn't go into the geological history or the recreational usage/5(47).
By John Eliot Allen, Marjorie Burns and Scott Burns Cataclysms on the Columbia tells two stories. One follows geological research that challenged the scientific paradigm of the early 20th century, and the other chronicles the results of that research: the discovery of powerful prehistoric floods that shaped the Pacific Northwest. Andrew H. Fisher’s Shadow Tribe: The Making of Columbia River Indian Identity tells their story. Central to the book is the Columbia River itself -- “Big River” as the Indians called it -- which served as a great table and meeting place, sustaining those who lived along its banks for more t years. of fact concerning the Columbia River salmon industry and a petition for the conservation of this industry submitted with reference to proposals to construct various high dams on the Columbia River and its tributaries. Astoria, Or.: (17 p. 28 cm.). Columbia River Fishermen's Protective Union. James a Michener Biography - James Albert Michener (February 3, - Octo ) was an American author of more than 40 books, most of which were fictional, lengthy family sagas covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating solid history. - James a Michener Biography and List of Works - James a Michener Books.
Photographs, Maps, Notes, Bibliography, Index ISBN $ With the subtitle A Columbia River Journey, the author sells herself short. The experiences she describes represent the journey of a family as well as that of a country struggling to respect the land rights and traditions of American Indians. Adventures on the Columbia River Paperback – January 1, by Ross Cox (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $Reviews: 4. A collection of Pacific Northwest Native American tribal tales including How Coyote Made the Columbia River, The Origin of Willamette Falls, and A Legend of Multnomah Falls. Newspaper clippings, germane to archaeology on the Columbia River, are now housed in an archival sleeve, laid-in, along with 7" x 5" b&w photo of artifacts in the "new museum, Wenatchee, abt. " Dust jacket is now preserved in a clear, removable archival protector. Bookseller inventory BX23J. Seller Inventory #