Synopses & Reviews
Each book in this series concentrates on the things that make each state unique. State-specific topics covered include: geography and climate, "Famous Firsts," state symbols, history and poeple, state government, culture, food, folklore and legends, sports teams, businesses and products, attractions and landmarks.
What do the images on Oregon's state seal stand for? How is Oregon's state government organized? What would you find in Mount Hood National Forest? You can find the answers to these questions in Uniquely Oregon. This book contains all kinds of fun and fascinating facts and features that help make Oregon a one-of-a-kind place. Inside, you will also find information about Oregon's unique state symbols. You can learn about the world's deepest lake and biggest sea cave, as well as discover Oregon's many different landforms. And, you will find out how the Oregon Trail made the state what it is today.