* Offbeat Oregon History

Book coverBy Finn JD John

D.B. Cooper vanished on Thanksgiving’s eve like a well-dressed ghost, leaving behind only a legend — driven by questions that seemed to cry out for answers.
So let’s cut to the big setpiece here: What really happened?
That all depends on whom you ask. There are at least a dozen different explanations that have been offered, by various people claiming to either be or know the real D.B. Cooper.

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