Native River: The Columbia Remembered
From Priest Rapids to the Canadian border, a history of the Columbia River.
(WSU Press, 2004)
Softcover - $24.95 ea.
Native River: The Mid-Columbia Remembered's unique record of maps, photographs, and drawings forms the backdrop to a wealth of river stories found within its pages. These stories are brought to life through an artful blending of geological, cultural, and historical storytelling. Included are Native American legends and lore, the cryptic messages of ancient rock art, accounts of white explorers and immigrants, and Layman's own insightful observations.
River of Memory: The Everlasting Columbia
Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center
In association with the University of Washington Press and the UBC Press.
(UW Press, 2006)
Hardcover - $45.00
Softcover - $24.95
River of Memory: The Everlasting Columbia depicts the entire Columbia before the building of fourteen dams that forever changed its character. Winner of the Washington State Book Award and runner up for the prestigious Western Writer's of America Spur Award, River of Memory presents more than ninety extraordinary historical photographs that are complemented both with the words of early explorers, surveyors, and naturalists and with new works by contemporary writers and poets from both the United States and Canada.