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New from American Palate West: A History of Pacific Northwest Cuisine

September 20, 2013

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Grilled oysters with chermoula on a bed of rock salt. Paley’s Place Bistro & Bar. 2013. Courtesy of Pamela Heiligenthal.

Let the flavors of the Pacific Northwest dance across your palate. This October, History Press West is excited to debut a new American Palate title exploring the roots of Northwest food and drink… With a dash of humor and a sprinkling of recipes, culinarian Marc Hinton chronicles the bounty of the Pacific Northwest from the […]

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New from History Press: Western Washington Reflections

March 24, 2013

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A crisp morning at a bridge beneath Mt. Si in the Central Cascades. Photography by Brandon Sawaya.

From urban gardens to backcountry, the Evergreen State holds a special allure. This spring, the History Press is pleased to announce the publication of Western Washington Reflections: Stories from the Puget Sound to Vancouver edited by Colleen Lutz Clemens and Rebecca Helm Beardsall. This compelling new collection of essays provides a unique perspective on the […]

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New from History Press Sports: Cascadia Clash

January 11, 2013

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Seattle Sounders at Portland Timbers during the MLS regular season game on June 24, 2012 at Jeld-Wen Field in Portland, Oregon. Courtesy Anatoliy Lukich.

Just in time for the start of the Major League Soccer season comes a new rivalry book from History Press Sports… Look for Geoffrey C. Arnold’s Cascadia Clash: Sounders vs Timbers in Portland and Seattle bookshops this February 2013. Arnold will sign copies of Cascadia Clash at a special author event March 16, 2013, at […]

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Western Washington Reflections: Call For Submissions

March 9, 2012

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Photograph courtesy of Aubrie Koenig

In 2011, The History Press published two collections edited by Colleen Lutz Clemens and Rebecca Helm Beardsall. The two books, Western Pennsylvania Reflections: Stories from the Alleghenies to Lake Erie and Philadelphia Reflections: Stories from the Delaware to the Schuylkill, brought together personal narratives with a focus on place. We’re teaming up again for a similar project […]

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Interview with Karla Stover, Author of Hidden History of Tacoma

March 1, 2012

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Courtesy of the Author

In the following interview with History Press West, author and local guide Karla Stover speaks about her new book, Hidden History of Tacoma: Little-Known Tales from the City of Destiny, and her interest in local history. AK: What is one of your favorite stories in the Hidden History of Tacoma collection? KS: Considering Washington’s reputation […]

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