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New Year’s blessings

This time of year I’m counting the blessings life brings my way: Jack Nisbet’s “Boundaries” columns are one of the biggies for me. It’s amazing, when I pause to think of it, that… Continue reading

Nisbet, “David Douglas: A Naturalist at Work”

Nisbet, Jack.  2012.  David Douglas: A naturalist at work / An illustrated exploration across two centuries in the Pacific Northwest.  Seattle: Sasquatch. I was given a superb holiday present by my wife: a… Continue reading

Alfred Downing, “I Signal an Indian from Opposite Shore”

The superbly readable naturalist-historian Jack Nisbet of Spokane has a column “Boundaries” in the free North Columbia Monthly, out of Colville.  Thanks to Jack for this find… His current (April 2012) column is… Continue reading