Tag Archives: Oregon

Book Review: Treasured Grace

Treasured Grace, by Tracie Peterson [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bethany Books.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] The author of this book, working in a genre I do not read as often as others … Continue reading

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Intereskumunumo

Picture the scene.  It is about noon, and I have successfully managed to find a parking spot along the street before hoofing it a short distance to a building off of Belmont St in a quirky Portland neighborhood.  Seated in … Continue reading

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Game Review: The Oregon Trail Card Game

The Oregon Trail Card Game, By Pressman (2-6 Players Ages 12 and Up) This game is precisely the sort of card game that I find appealing.  For one, I am part of the target demographic of the game, namely someone … Continue reading

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Book Review: Oregon II

Oregon II, by Ray Atkeson, text by Archie Satterfield As the second book I have read from this author [1], and like the other book, a classic coffee table book [2].  Like its predecessor, it has a large amount of … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Oregon Coast

The Oregon Coast, by Ray Atkeson, text by Archie Satterfield Fortunately, this book mostly has what its intended reading audience would appreciate, namely beautiful photographs of the Oregon coast in this classic coffee table book [1] published in Portland in … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Carnelian Legacy

The Carnelian Legacy, by Cheryl Koevoet [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I have from time to time noted my fondness for hidden prince stories, and my enjoyment … Continue reading

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Book Review: Becoming Oregon

Becoming Oregon:  From Expedition To Exposition, edited by Robert Lewisohn Hamm I picked up this book when I visited the Oregon History Trail Museum some months ago [1], and upon reading it during my trip back from Estonia, I have … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Journals Of Lewis And Clark

The Journals Of Lewis And Clark, edited by Bernard DeVoto For readers who by virtue of scholarly inclination or location of residence find it important to read or listen to the role of Lewis and Clark in opening up the … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: The Essential Lewis And Clark

The Essential Lewis And Clark, edited by Landon Y. Jones, , read by Peter Friedman and Tom Wopat What makes these edited Lewis and Clark diary entries of their epic and fateful journey of scientific exploration from St. Louis to … Continue reading

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Is This Nostalgia Talking?

Recently, for the first time in a long time, I played the game Oregon Trail.  Having actually visited the Oregon Trail Interpretation Center in Baker City, and walked over some of the ruts the wagons had made nearby, it just … Continue reading

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