Book Reviews


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  • British Columbia Almanac by Mark Forsythe

-Reviewed by Anne Moon (pgs: 90-1)

  • The Way We Were: B.C.'s Amazing Journey to the Millennium by Staff of the Province

-Reviewed by Mark Forsythe (pgs: 91-3)

  • Historical Atlas of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest: Maps of Exploration by Derek Hayes

-Reviewed by Peter H. Wood (pgs: 93-4)

  • Islands of Truth: The Imperial Fashioning of Vancouver Island by Daniel W. Clayton

-Reviewed by Richard White (pgs: 94-7)

  • Long Day's Journey: The Steamboat and Stagecoach Era in the Northern West by Carlos Arnaldo Schwantes
  • The Frontier World of Edgar Dewdney by Brian Titley

-Reviewed by Patrick A. Dunae (pgs: 98-100)

  • The Lord's Distant Vineyard: A History of the Oblates and the Catholic Community in British Columbiaby Vincent J. McNally

-Reviewed by Kevin Beliveau (pgs: 101-2)

  • Domestic Goods: The Material, the Moral, and the Economic in the Postwar Years by Joy Parr

-Reviewed by Douglas Owram (pgs: 103-5)

  • The Sommers Scandal: The Felling of Trees and Tree Lords by Betty O'Keefe, Ian McDonald

-Reviewed by David Mitchell (pgs: 105-6)

  • Pepper in Our Eyes: The APEC Affair by Wedley Pue

-Reviewed by Pat Marchak (pgs: 106-8)

  • The Politics of Resentment: British Columbia Regionalism and Canadian Unity by Philip Resnick

-Reviewed by Stephane Levesque (pgs: 108-9)

  • The Gurus Gift: An Ethnography Exploring Gender Equality with North American Sikh Women by Cynthia Mahmood, Stacy Brady

-Reviewed by Anita Parhar (pgs: 110-11)

  • Gilean Douglas: Writing Nature, Finding Home by Andrea Lebowitz, Gillian Milton

-Reviewed by Sue Wheeler (pgs: 111-2)




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