Tag Archives: Washington

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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Travel Notes: On the Road in Washington

February 11, 2013


© Aubrie Koenig

This past week, I attended the Washington Heritage Conference in Olympia, Washington. Co-sponsored by the Washington State Historical Society, the Washington State Arts Commission, the Washington State Arts Alliance, and the Washington Museum Association, the 2013 Art of Heritage conference brought together individuals from a variety of cultural organizations throughout the state. An array of […]

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Interview with Karla Stover, Author of Hidden History of Tacoma

March 1, 2012


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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Forthcoming 2012 Books from the History Press Frontier

October 14, 2011


In spring of 2012, the History Press looks forward to more new titles here in the West, including Wicked Jurupa Valley, Hidden History of Tacoma, Forgotten Tales of New Mexico, The 1975 Portland Timbers, and High School Football in Long Beach. Also on the horizon are new titles in Sacramento, Napa Valley, and Huntington Beach. […]

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