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David M. Buerge

David M. Buerge is a historian, teacher, and writer who has been researching the pre- and early history of the city of Seattle since the mid-1970s. He has published fourteen books of history and biography, including most recently Chief Seattle and the Town that Took His Name, the first biography of Chief Seattle intended for adults.

Articles by David Buerge

A century and a half after his death, the Native American leader's vision of finding peace and prosperity in a divided country is more compelling than ever. Read >>

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