Book Reviews


  • Book Reviews



  • The Pacific Province: A History of British Columbia by Hugh Johnston

-Reviewed by Neil Sutherland (pgs: 87-91)

  • For Honor or Destiny: The Anglo-American Crisis over the Oregon Territory by Donald Rakestraw

-Reviewed by Chad Reimer (pgs: 92-3)

  • Prophecy of the Swan: The Upper Peace River Fur Trade of 1794-1823 by David Burley
  • Delayed Frontier: The Peace River Country to 1909 by David W. Leonard

-Reviewed by Jon Swainger (pgs: 94-6)

  • Chilkoot Trail: Heritage Route to the Klondike by David Neufeld
  • Gold Rush: Reliving the Klondike Adventure in Canada's North by Ian Wilson

-Reviewed by Janet Sutherland (pgs: 96-8)

  • Making Vancouver: Class, Status, and Social Boundaries, 1863-1913 by Robert A.J. McDonald

-Reviewed by Cole Harris (pgs: 98-100)

  • A Thousand Blunders: The Grand Trunk Pacific Railway and Northern British Columbia by Frank Leonard

-Reviewed by Kenneth Coates (pgs: 101-2)

  • Our Tellings: Interior Salish Stoies of the Nlha7kapmx People by Darwin Hanna

-Reviewed by Shirley Sterling (pgs: 103-4)

  • Co-operation, Conflict and Consensus: BC Central and the Credit Union Movement to 1994 by Ian MacPherson

-Reviewed by Morag Maclachlan (pgs: 104-5)




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