Washington Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff

Washington Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff

by Harriet Baskas
     
 

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The definitive collection of Washington's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things, for Washington residents and anyone else who enjoys local humor and trivia with a twist.  See more details below

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The definitive collection of Washington's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things, for Washington residents and anyone else who enjoys local humor and trivia with a twist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762769001
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/12/2011
Series:
Curiosities Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
352
File size:
18 MB
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Meet the Author

Harriet Baskas is a writer and an award-winning radio producer. She reviews airports for Expedia.com and is a regular travel columnist for USATODAY.com, writing about airports and travel etiquette. She is the author of Stuck at the Airport (2001, Fireside/Simon & Schuster).

Her other books include:
Washington Curiosities, 1 (2004, The Globe Pequot Press)Oregon Curiosities, 1 (2007, GPP)
Museums of the Northwest (1999, Sasquatch Books)
Atomic Marbles and Branding Irons: A Guide to Museums, Collections, and Roadside Curiosities in Washington and Oregon, with Adam Woog (1993, Sasquatch Books)

Baskas is a regular contributor to National Public Radio, reporting most often on museums and unusual collections and is currently finishing up a twenty-six-part series, The Hidden Treasures Radio Project, all about objects and collections in museums that the public rarely gets to see.

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