Ancient Places: People and Landscape in the Emerging Northwest is an assemblage of nonfiction stories that reveal the symbiotic relationship of people and place in the Pacific Northwest. Nisbet engages some of the touchstones in Northwest history in this compelling collection of stories about natural and human history. This event is part of out Nature of Writing Series, in partnership with North Cascades Institute.
PNBA Book Award winner and best-selling author Jack Nisbet is a historian, teacher, and author who focuses on the intersection of human history and natural history in the Pacific Northwest. He is the author of the highly regarded Sources of the River, for which he was awarded the Murray Morgan Prize by the Washington State Historical Society; The Collector; David Douglas, a Naturalist at Work; and Visible Bones.