Grant County

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Subject Guide to Grant County
Central Washington University
Special Collections
July 2006
Prepared by Anne Taylor

  • Allred, Ellis. Mid-twentieth Century Pioneering on the Royal Slope of Central Washington. Ellensburg: Central Washington University, 1996. F897.C7 A45 1996.
  • Hormel, Monty. Old West in Grant County. Ephrata, WA: Tamanawahs Publishing, 1992. F897.G3 S3.
  • Rainshadow II: Selected Columbia Basin History and Lore. Royal City, WA: Royal City High School , 1979F897.G75 R3.    
  • The Black Rock Country. Ritzville, WA: Ritzville Journal-Times, 1949. F897.A2 R5.