Thursday, June 09 2011 @ 11:19 AM PDT
Well now that the official start of summer is less than a few weeks away, it's time to begin contemplating summer vacation travel. If your plans are to be wandering around the Pacific Northwest this summer, take along a few of our Northwest flavoured history books to make the drives a little more entertaining. Hancock House has a large selection of books that look at how the Northwest was won, and to kick off your summer reading, we're going to waive the shipping costs on your order over $25 dollars. Some of our bestsellers and most popular local history titles are below but, feel free to choose from any of the titles listed here : http://www.hancockhouse.com/products/HIS_index.htm
The book offers a brief historical account of fur-trading outposts in the Pacific Northwest. Accompanied by numerous historical photos.
A fascinating pictorial history of North Vancouver city and district in British Columbia, covering over 90 locations scattered around the length and breadth of the region.
Author Bill Hagelund draws upon his memories and knowledge as a brewery engineer to provide readers with historical and technical insight.
Be sure to check back here in the coming weeks, we have a few new titles that are on their way back from the printers and we'll post information about them here as they arrive. Have a great summer!