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Fugitives & refugees [electronic resource] : a walk in Portland, Oregon / Chuck Palahniuk.

Palahniuk, Chuck. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307420756 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 0307420752 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (175 p.) : map.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Journeys, c2003.

Content descriptions

General Note: Map on lining papers.
Description based on print version record.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Unraveling the Fringe 13 -- Talk the Talk: A Portland Vocabulary Lesson 19 -- (A postcard from 1981) 26 -- Quests: Adventures to Hunt Down 29 -- (A postcard from 1985) 42 -- Chow: Eating Out 45 -- (A postcard from 1986) 53 -- Haunts: Where to Rub Elbows with the Dead 57 -- (A postcard from 1988) 76 -- Souvenirs: Where You Have to Shop 79 -- (A postcard from 1989) 81 -- Unholy Relics: The Strange Museums Not to Miss 84 -- (A postcard from 1991) 95 -- Getting Off: How to Knock Off a Piece in Portland 98 -- (A postcard from 1992) 115 -- Nature But Better: Gardens Not to Miss 116 -- (A postcard from 1995) 123 -- Getting Around: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles to Meet 126 -- (A postcard from 1996) 141 -- Animal Acts: When You're Sick of People-Watching 143 -- (A postcard from 1999) 158 -- The Shanghai Tunnels: Go Back in Time by Going Underground 160 -- (A postcard from 2000) 167 -- Photo Ops: Get Your Picture Snapped at These Landmarks 170 -- Preserving the fringe (a postcard from 2002) 173.
Summary, etc.: The author takes readers on a walking tour of Portland, Oregon, revealing the city's quirky, cheap, and wild side as he visits unusual museums, offbeat annual festivals, scenes of ghostly hauntings, and strange local customs.
Subject: Portland (Or.) > Tours.
Alternative lifestyles > Oregon > Portland > Guidebooks.
Curiosities and wonders > Oregon > Portland > Guidebooks.
Walking > Oregon > Portland > Guidebooks.
Genre: Electronic books.

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