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The Columbia By Samuel Christopher Lancaster
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America's Great highway through the Cascade Mountains to the sea. With twenty-six plates and other illustrations. CONTENTS: Formation of the Cascades and Sierra Nevada Ranges -- Formation of the... More > Columbia River and the Gorge -- Early Life in the Columbia River Basin -- The Fur Traders -- Early Missionaries -- Life at Fort Vancouver -- The Struggle to Posses the Land -- Transportation on the Columbia -- The Columbia River Highway -- The Bees-Wax Ship -- Whitman Massacre -- Flatheads -- Indians and River Called Multnomah -- Indian Beads and Mediums of Exchange -- Coinage of Gold into Beaver Money -- Chief Joseph of the Nez Pierce.< Less
The Columbia River By William Denison Lyman
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Its history, its myths, its scenery, its commerce. With 80 illustrations and a map. As one of the American Waterways series, this volume is designed to be a history and description of the Columbia... More > River. The author has sought to convey to his reader a lively sense of the romance, the heroism, and the adventure which belong to this great stream and the parts of the North-west about it, and he has aimed to breathe into his narrative something of the spirit and sentiment — a spirit and sentiment more easily recognised than analysed — which we call "Western." With this end in view, his treatment of the subject has been general rather than detailed, and popular rather than recondite. While he has spared no pains to secure historical accuracy, he has not made it a leading aim to settle controverted points, or to present the minutiae of historical research and criticism. In short, the book is rather for the general reader than for the specialist.< Less
Down the Columbia By Lewis R. Freeman
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Contents: Introduction -- Preparing for the Big Bend -- Up Horse Thief Creek -- At the Glacier -- The Lake of the Hanging Glaciers -- Canal Flats to Beavermouth -- Through the Suprise Rapids --... More > Kinbasket Lake and Rapids -- Boat Encampment to Revelstoke -- Revelstoke to the Spokane -- Rafting Through Hell Gate -- By Launch Through Box Canyon -- Chelan to Pasco -- Pasco to the Dalles -- The Home Stretch.< Less
GrOH Columbia By Whitney Newman
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[GrOH] Columbia is a Transitional Housing project for homeless people of Columbia, SC.
GrOH Columbia By Whitney Newman
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[GrOH] Columbia is a Transitional Housing project for homeless people of Columbia, SC.
The Guardians of the Columbia By John H. Williams
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CONTENTS: I. THE RIVER : Dawn at Cloud Cap Inn The geological dawn Cascade-Sierra uptilt Rise of the snow-peaks An age of vulcanism Origin of the great Columbia gorge Dawn in Indian legend The... More > "Bridge of the Gods" Victory of Young Chinook Dawn of modern history The pioneers and the state builders. II. THE MOUNTAINS : Portland's snowy sentinels Ruskin on the mountains Cascades vs. Alps Mount Hood and its retreating glaciers The Mazamas A shattered crater Mount Adams Lava and ice caves Mount St. Helens The struggle of the forest on the lava beds Adventures of the climbers The Mazamas in peril An heroic rescue. III. THE FORESTS, by HAROLD DOUGLAS LANGILLE : Outposts at timber line The alpine parks Zone of the great trees Douglas fir From snow-line to ocean beach Conservation and reforestation.< Less
"Fall of the Columbia" By Donna-Maria Jones
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A salute to our astronauts, who died as heroes. May God bless the victims and their families!
Columbia & Britannia By Adam Chamberlain et al.
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14 September 1766. Prime Minister William Pitt proposes the Columbia Compromise, unifying the Kingdom of Great Britain and her colonies and establishing a framework for North American representation... More > in Parliament. The American War of Independence is over before it begins. This is the history of British North America. This anthology includes nine original stories from six authors. Each delves into events along the timeline between this point of divergence from established history up to the present day, from the uncertainty of early colonial conflicts to the devastation on the front line of the War of Wars, from the politics underpinning a British mission to land a man on the moon to rivalry on the cricket grounds of New England. Accompanied by extensive appendices including maps, biographies, letters and diaries, they collectively describe an alternate history of the sisterhood between a very British North America and Great Britain, the story of Columbia and Britannia.< Less
Columbia & Britannia By Adam Chamberlain et al.
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14 September 1766. Prime Minister William Pitt proposes the Columbia Compromise, unifying the Kingdom of Great Britain and her colonies and establishing a framework for North American representation... More > in Parliament. The American War of Independence is over before it begins. This is the history of British North America. This anthology includes nine original stories from six authors. Each delves into events along the timeline between this point of divergence from established history up to the present day, from the uncertainty of early colonial conflicts to the devastation on the front line of the War of Wars, from the politics underpinning a British mission to land a man on the moon to rivalry on the cricket grounds of New England. Accompanied by extensive appendices including maps, biographies, letters and diaries, they collectively describe an alternate history of the sisterhood between a very British North America and Great Britain, the story of Columbia and Britannia.< Less
Columbia Thunderbolt By Peter McDade
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Original and thought provoking poems that explore man's relationship to nature, his fellow beings and himself. At times raw, at others whimsical, always divining the essential bond between all living... More > things.< Less