Book Reviews


  • Book Reviews



  • Into the House of Old: A History of Residential Care in British Columbia by Megan Davies

-Reviewed by Patricia Vertinsky (pgs: 87-9)

  • Between Justice and Certainty: Treaty Making in British Columbia by Andrew Woolford

-Reviewed by Paulette Regan (pgs: 89-91)

  • Musqueam Reference Grammar by Wayne Suttles

-Reviewed by Dorothy Kennedy (pgs: 91-4)

  • Islands in the Salish Sea: A Community Atlas by Sheila Harrington, Judi Stevenson

-Reviewed by Coll Thrush (pgs: 94-6)

  • Jean Coulthard: A Life in Music by William Bruneau, David Gordon Duke

-Reviewed by Janette Tilley (pgs: 96-7)

  • Raincoast Chronicles Fourth Five by Howard White

-Reviewed by Jocelyn Smith (pgs: 98-9)

  • Pro- Family Politics and Fringe Parties in Canada by Chris MacKenzie

-Reviewed by John Dyck (pgs: 99-101)

  • In Plain Sight: Reflections on Life in Downtown Eastside Vancouver by Leslie Robertson, Dara Culhane

-Reviewed by Lara Campbell (pgs: 101-2)

  • Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds and Selected Fishes by Andy Lamb, Bernard P. Hanby

-Reviewed by Tony J. Pitcher (pgs: 103-4)

  • Homefront and Battlefront: Nelson BC in World War II by Sylvia Crooks

-Reviewed by Duff Sutherland (pgs: 105-6)




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