Wildsam Field Guides Seattle

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Wildsam Field Guides: Seattle leads travelers into the most authentic experience of the Pacific Northwest city, working closely with a team of trusted locals. Contributors include the legendary grunge-era record producer Jack Endino, trend-setting restaurateur Linda Derschang, singer/songwriter Tomo Nakayama, among many others. Topics range from Seattle's pivotal role in the Klondike Gold Rush to the epochal albums of Nirvana; from Bruce Lee's poignant funeral to the exuberance of a frontier boomtown. Plus: coffee (so much coffee), seafood, ferry voyages to remote islands, Sir Mix-A-Lot's posse, the halcyon days of octopus wrestling and more.
ISBN: 9781467199087
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Wildsam
State: Washington
Images: 200
Pages: 144
Taylor Bruce is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wildsam Field Guides. He grew up on his family farm on the border of Georgia and Alabama. Taylor studied writing at Vanderbilt University, and, after, wrote freelance for magazines such as Men’s Journal, Oxford American and National Geographic Adventure, among others. He took a full-time writer’s post at Southern Living in 2007. After moving to New York and pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at Brooklyn College, Taylor launched Wildsam out of his 500-square foot apartment in 2012. The original Nashville guide caught the attention of national media and thoughtful travelers alike, and in 2015, National Geographic awarded Wildsam the “Traveler 50” award. Taylor lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Robin, and two sons, Booker and Truett.