Book Reviews


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  • The Politics of Racism: The Uprooting of Japanese Canadians During the Second World War by Ann Gomer Sunahara

-Reviewed by J.L. Granastein (pgs: 66-8)

  • Within the Barbed Wire Fence by Takeo Ujo Nanako, with Leatrice Nakano

-Reviewed by Cole Harris (pgs: 68-70)

  • Bull of the Woods: The Gordon Gibson Story by Gordon Gibson, with Carol Renison

-Reviewed by Patricia Marchak (pgs: 70-1)

  • The House (Convention Centre, Stadium, Rapid Transit System, Etc.) That Jack Built: Jack Volrich and Vancouver Politics by Stan Persky

-Reviewed by Paul Tennant (pgs: 72-5)

  • A Picture History of British Columbia by George Woodcock

-Reviewed by Patricia E. Roy (pgs: 75-7)

  • The British Columbia Parliament Buildings by Martin Segger

-Reviewed by Terry Morley (pgs: 77-8)

  • Fighting Joe Martin: Founder of the Liberal Party in the West: A Blow by Blow Account by Peter Brock

-Reviewed by Robin Fisher (pgs: 78-80)

  • Town and City: Aspects of Western Canadian Urban Development by Alan F.J. Artibise

-Reviewed by Warren Magnusson (pgs: 81-3)




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