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NEW IN PAPERBACKAn exploration of the experiences of Native people in Seattle from the city's founding to the present. "[A] vivid new book...Native Seattle chronicles the breathtaking and traumatic pace of change Seattle's Native people have endured, and the resiliency with which they have regrouped and reconstituted themselves...Its meticulous atlas describes the 'lost' places of the Indian landscape. But they're not really lost — they live today under the city's 21st-century skin." --Seattle TimesColl Thrush is assistant professor of history at the University of British Columbia.

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Although this book is fairly dry, it still reveals a fantastic story about the people and place of Seattle. The photographs within it are particularly compelling.
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ISBN:
9780295988122
Author:
Thrush, Coll
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Foreword by:
Cronon, William
Foreword:
Cronon, William
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local - Pacific Northwest
Subject:
World History-General
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books
Publication Date:
20080131
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TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
326
Dimensions:
8.94x6.24x.86 in. 1.12 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , NEW IN PAPERBACKAn exploration of the experiences of Native people in Seattle from the city's founding to the present. "[A] vivid new book...Native Seattle chronicles the breathtaking and traumatic pace of change Seattle's Native people have endured, and the resiliency with which they have regrouped and reconstituted themselves...Its meticulous atlas describes the 'lost' places of the Indian landscape. But they're not really lost — they live today under the city's 21st-century skin." --Seattle TimesColl Thrush is assistant professor of history at the University of British Columbia.
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