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         The Reluctant Land: Society, Space, and Environment in Canada before Confederation by Cole Harris

-Reviewed by Allan Greer (pgs: 125- 7)

         One Step Over the Line: Toward a History of Women in the North American Wests by Elizabeth Jameson

-Reviewed by Chris Clarkson (pgs: 127-30)

         Canada's Rights Revolution, Social Movements and Social Change by Dominique Clement

-Reviewed by Shirley Tillotson (pgs: 130-2)

         Country Roads of British Columbia: Exploring the Interior by Liz Bryan

-Reviewed by Jocelyn Smith (pgs: 132-4)

         The Archive of Place: Unearthing the Pasts of the Chilcotin Plateau by William J. Turkel

-Reviewed by Cole Harris (pgs: 134-6)

         Totem Poles by Pat Kramer

-Reviewed by Solen Roth (pgs: 136-7)

         Celebration: Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian Dancing on the Land by Rosita Worl

-Reviewed by Karen Duffek (pgs: 137-8)

         Landing Native Fisheries: Indian Reserves and Fishing Rights in British Columbia, 1849- 1925 by Douglas Harris

-Reviewed by Frank Tough (pgs: 138-40)

         Rocksalt: An Anthology of Contemporary BC Poetry by Mona Fertig, Harold Rhenisch

-Reviewed by Jaqueline Larson (pgs: 140-1)

         Waste Heritage by Irene Baird

-Reviewed by Andrew Parnaby (pgs: 141-2)

         Svoboda by Bill Stenson

-Reviewed by Duff Sutherland (pgs: 143-4)

         Reena: A Father's Story by Manjit Virk

-Reviewed by Margaret Wright (pgs: 144-5)

         Nechako Country: In the Footsteps of Bert Irvine by June Wood

-Reviewed by James Tirrul-Jones (pgs: 145-6)

         Stranger Wycott's Place: Stories from the Cariboo- Chilcotin by John Screiber

-Reviewed by Sean Carleton (pgs: 146-7)




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