Mad as the Mist and Snow: Exploring Oregon Through Its by Johan Mathiesen

By Johan Mathiesen

Mad because the Mist and Snow is a traveler’s consultant to Oregon's such a lot celebrated and precise cemeteries. geared up into 18 areas and together with distinctive riding instructions, this e-book profiles greater than 2 hundred cemeteries, together with such mythical cemeteries as Lone Fir, Jacksonville, and Willamette National.

Much greater than a go back and forth consultant, this booklet illustrates how cemeteries have developed and the way Oregon’s cemeteries are nonetheless evolving.

Author Johan Mathiesen has traveled to every and each this type of cemeteries and offers precise profiles that spotlight special old occasions, well-known citizens, and the evolution of gravestone designs. Mathiesen additionally highlights which cemeteries round the nation can be on each traveler's and historian’s “must stopover at” checklist — and why.

Mad because the Mist and Snow, written for someone drawn to historical past, cemeteries, and Pacific Northwest tradition, is the correct consultant for either day journeys in addition to prolonged explorations of Oregon’s eclectic and historical cemeteries.

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