Utopias on Puget Sound, 1885-1915

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Charles LeWarne, who wrote a fascinating history of utopian communities in my homeland Pugetopolis, is releasing a new book on the Love Israel Family. As a youngster, I worked in the Pike Place Market selling fruits-n-veg a few stalls away from the organic produce stand owned by the Family. And they were very pleasant people. Even outside the cult-member category. There’s an interview with LeWarne on Reading Local Seattle:

http://seattle.readinglocal.com/archives/1864

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