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Wicked Portland

Finn J.D. John

Wicked Portland

the wild and lusty underworld of a frontier seaport town

by Finn J.D. John

  • 293 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anecdotes,
  • Violence,
  • Crime,
  • Social conditions,
  • Moral conditions,
  • Corruption,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementFinn J.D. John
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6795.P67 J64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25317184M
    ISBN 109781609495787
    LC Control Number2012019079

    Wicked Portland. The Wild and Lusty Underworld of a Frontier Seaport Town. By: It's a nice, short and pretty well written book that focuses on the underground activities of late 19th century Portland. Ideal for people who love NW history, maybe not well suited to the general audience. The narrator was vivid but bordered on cheesy multiple. Tony Award-winning musical, Wicked will return to Portland and will play at Keller Auditorium for two-weeks engagement from July 10 to J Wicked performed multiple sold-out performances in Portland in , , and Wicked tells the remarkable odyssey of two young girls who met in the Land of Oz.

    Wicked Portland; the wild and lusty underworld of a frontier seaport town. John, Finn J.D. History Press pages $ HV Finn (new media communications, Oregon State U.) has produced a weekly column, "Offbeat Oregon History," since , published in .   Wicked Portland: The Wild and Lusty Underworld of a Frontier Seaport Town by Finn J.D. John I've been reading a lot of books lately on the history of towns and cities of the Pacific Northwest. I've read Skid Row: As for Wicked Portland this is a great book. It's a pretty quick read and full of all sorts of information about the early days Author: Brian Guy.

    Check out this great listen on In its youth, Portland, Oregon, was a bit like a rough-and-ready logging camp with a gritty, hard-punching deep-water port. Lusty lads dallied with hard-eyed beauties in dark alleys, and captains forked over “blood money” to buy men for their. Shop new, used, rare, and out-of-print books. Powell's is an independent bookstore based in Portland, Oregon. Browse staff picks, author features, and more.


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In its early days, Portland was a "combination rough-and-ready logging camp and gritty, hard-punching deep-water port town," and as a young city (established in the late s) it developed an Author: Finn J.D.

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Signed copy of Wicked Portland. A signed and dated copy of my first (and, so far, only) book, signed and dated by Yours Truly on the title page.

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Ideal for people who love NW history, maybe not well suited to the general audience. The narrator was vivid but bordered on cheesy multiple times.

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This book is for people who wondered what life was like in the city of Portland, Ore. during the late 's. It shows the dark side of life during that era when the town was sparsely populated, logging was a big industry and hookers plied their trade just a few doors down from the local church!

2 people found this helpful 0 Comment Report abuse/5. Read "Wicked Portland The Wild and Lusty Underworld of a Frontier Seaport Town" by Finn J.D. John available from Rakuten Kobo. In its youth, Portland, Oregon, combined rough-and-ready logging camp with gritty, hard-punching deep-water port.

Lusty Brand: The History Press.Editions for Wicked Portland: The Wild and Lusty Underworld of a Frontier Seaport Town: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition publish Written: 05 Jun,