Ghost Towns Of The Pacific Northwest: Your Guide To Ghost Towns, Mining Camps, And Historic Forts Of Oregon, Washington, And British Columbia
Publish Date: 2005-04-30
Author: Philip Varney
Get ready for adventure as ghost town expert Philip Varney takes you on a tour of the Pacific Northwests most fascinating historic ghost towns, mining camps, fishing villages, lumber towns, and historic forts of Oregon, Washington, and southern British Columbia. With intriguing anecdotes, current travel information, maps, and outstanding color and historical photographs, this thoroughly practical book serves as both a fascinating history of the Northwest and British Columbia and a trustworthy travel guide to the regions ghost towns. If youre an armchair traveler, youll appreciate the rich color photographs and descriptive text that bring the region to life. With chapters arranged geographically and featuring detailed maps, this pictorial guide makes traveling the area a breeze. About the Author and Photographers: Long-time ghost-town hunter Philip Varney is the author of Voyageur Presss Ghost Towns of Colorado and Ghost Towns of Northern California. He regularly contributes to Arizona Highways magazine and frequently leads travel groups on ghost-town tours. John and Susan Drews work has been published worldwide in calendars, magazines, and books, including Voyageur Presss Ghost Towns of Colorado and Ghost Towns of Northern California.