"Alexis Coe is a historian. After reading a few well known biographies of George Washington (all written by men), she decided to write her own with facts not normally divulged in Washington biographies. This entertaining and interesting book is the..."
"Engrossing book that bills itself as a "biography" of Puget Sound. The author explains the history of exploration in the Sound, and brief summaries of the histories of local Native Americans, and the historical and current statuses of iconic speci..."
"Not far from Seattle skyscrapers live 150-year-old clams, more than 250 species of fish, and underwater kelp forests as complex as any terrestrial ecosystem. For millennia, vibrant Coast Salish communities have lived beside these waters dense...