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Seattle History

2012 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the Seattle World's Fair, as chronicled in the latest novel from Jim Lynch, Truth Like the Sun. He's visiting us in May, remember--don't miss it. Anyway, it's a good time to look back at the history of the metropolis across the lake from us.

The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World's Fair and Its Legacy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780615469409
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Published: Seattle Center Foundation in Association with - October 21st, 2011

Seattle Then and Now Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781607101314
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Published: Thunder Bay Press - December 1st, 2010

Skid Road Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780295958460
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Published: University of Washington Press - February 1st, 1982

Vanishing Seattle (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738548692
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - December 6th, 2006

Native Seattle: Histories from the Crossing-Over Place Cover Image
By Coll Thrush, William Cronon (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780295988122
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Published: University of Washington Press - January 18th, 2008

Emerald City: An Environmental History of Seattle (The Lamar Series in Western History) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780300143195
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Published: Yale University Press - January 6th, 2009

Seattle Vice: Strippers, Prostitution, Dirty Money, and Narcotics in the Emerald City Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781570616617
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Published: Sasquatch Books - September 28th, 2010

It Happened in Seattle PB Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780762743681
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - December 1st, 2009

Rising Tides and Tailwinds: The Story of the Port of Seattle, 1911-2011 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780295991313
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Published: University of Washington Press - September 15th, 2011

Signs of Home: The Paintings and Wartime Diary of Kamekichi Tokita (Scott and Laurie Oki Series in Asian American Studies) Cover Image
By Barbara Johns, Stephen H. Sumida (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780295991009
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Published: University of Washington Press - September 15th, 2011

Shadows of a Fleeting World: Pictorial Photography and the Seattle Camera Club (Scott and Laurie Oki Series in Asian American Studies) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780295990859
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Published: University of Washington Press - January 18th, 2011

Shared Walls: Seattle Apartment Buildings, 1900-1939 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780786465965
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Published: McFarland & Company - November 9th, 2011