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The Pacific Northwest teems with colorful history and unique legends—and this tour of the Beaver State is no exception! Check out the gas station restroom that looks like cowboy boots as you search the skies for a man flying across the state in a lawn chair tethered to helium balloons. And how about visiting that “city” in eastern Oregon with a year-round population of zero to two, depending on whether anyone gets trapped in the snow? Can it get any weirder than this!

 

 

 

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Eufrasio, contributor to Weird N.J. magazine, et al. presents this weird travel guide to Oregon. Celebrating Oregon's weirdness, contributors take readers on a tour of Oregon's strangest destinations, most bizarre histories, oddest personalities, and most puzzling paranormal phenomena. Each article is fun to read, informative, and maintains the lore of local legends. With fascinating articles on Oregon weirdness from Bigfoot and UFO sightings to the Oregon Vortex and the world's smallest park, this book is sure to entertain readers of all ages. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402754661
Author:
Eufrasio, Al
Publisher:
Sterling
Foreword by:
Sceurman, Mark
Foreword:
Sceurman, Mark
Author:
Davis, Jefferson
Author:
Moran, Mark
Author:
Sceurman, Mark
Subject:
United States - West - Pacific (General)
Subject:
United States - Pacific - Oregon
Subject:
Special Interest - General
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Subject:
Pacific Northwest-Oregon
Subject:
BG-COOKBKS - BG - COOKBOOKS
Subject:
TRAVEL / General
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Weird
Publication Date:
20100531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
9 x 9 in

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