Landscapes of Conflict: The Oregon Story, 1940 – 2000
Post-World War II Oregon was a place of optimism and growth, a spectacular natural region...
Landscapes of Promise: The Oregon Story, 1800-1940
Landscapes of Promise is the first comprehensive environmental history of the early years of
Oregon’s Promise: An Interpretive History
A concise and compelling general history, "Oregon's Promise" explores familiar and
Current Exhibition Reading
Books Related to Greatest Photographs of the American West
11 books related to the visiting National Geographic Exhibit, “Greatest Photographs of the...
What We Carried: Fragments and Memories from the Cradle of Civilization
This book presents an ongoing photography and narrative project with Iraqi and Syrian...
New and Noteworthy
First: Sandra Day O'Connor
The intimate, inspiring, and authoritative biography of Sandra Day O’Connor, America’s first
Stony the Road
The abolition of slavery in the aftermath of the Civil War is a familiar story, as is the...
The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War
Joanne B. Freeman recovers the long-lost story of physical violence on the floor of the U.S.
The Oregon Coast, A Legacy Like No Other
Visionaries Oswald West, Samuel H. Boardman, and Tom McCall changed the course of history...
Money Trees: The Douglas Fir and American Forestry, 1900-1944
Money Trees is an interdisciplinary history of the crucial decades that shaped the modern...
Where Land & Water Meet: A Western Landscape Transformed
The Malheur Basin, once home to the largest cattle empires in the world, experienced...