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  • Wisdom of the Elders: Native Traditions of the Northwest Coast by Ruth Kirk

-Reviewed by Gloria Cranmer Webster (pgs: 80-2)

  • Roles of Power: Totem Poles on Cloth by Doreen Jensen

-Reviewed by Ira Jacknis (pgs: 82-4)

  • West of the Great Divide: An Illustrated History of the Canadian Pacific Railway in British Columbia 1880-1986 by Robert Turner

-Reviewed by John A. Eagle (pgs: 84-6)

  • The Asian Dream: The Pacific Rim and Canada's National Railway by Donald McKay

-Reviewed by Patricia E. Roy (pgs: 86-7)

  • Emily Carr by Ruth Gowers

-Reviewed by Maria Tippett (pgs: 88)

  • Mayor Gerry: The Remarkable Gerald Grattan McGeer by David Ricardo Williams

-Reviewed by Alan F.J. Artibise (pgs: 89-90)

  • Restraining the Economy: Social Credit Economic Policies for B.C. in the Eighties by Gideon Rosenbluth

-Reviewed by Terry Morley (pgs: 91-5)

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