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Van Lee, Troy. “‘Glistening Patches of Gold’: The Environmental History of Scotch Broom (Cytisus scoparius) on Southern Vancouver Island, 1848-1950,” BC Studies 166 (2010): 39-54, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/345/1875.

Journal Articles environmental studies history

Van Osch, Marianne. A Mill Dehind Every Stump. Victoria: Heritage House, 2018. 200 pp. 9781772031164 (pbk).

Books and Chapters in Books history

Van Rijn, Kiran. “‘Lo! the Poor Indian!': Colonial Responses to the 1862-63 Smallpox Epidemic in British Columbia and Vancouver Island,” Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 23, no. 2 (2006): 541-560, https://doi.org/10.3138/cbmh.23.2.541 .

Journal Articles colonialism health science history Indigenous Post-Confederation

van Schyndel, Nikki. Becoming Wild: Living the Primitive Life on a West Coast Island. Halfmoon Bay, BC: Caitlin Press, 2014. 224 pp. 9781927575390.

Books and Chapters in Books biography environmental studies

Van Wagner, Estair. “The legal relations of “private” forests: making and unmaking private forest lands on Vancouver Island,” The Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law 1, no. 53 (2021): 103-126, https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/07329113.2021.1882803.

Journal Articles forestry law

Vance, Michael E. “"Mon- he's a gran' fish": Scots in British Columbia's Interwar Fishing Industry,” BC Studies 158 (2008): 33-61, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/599/641.

Journal Articles economics/business immigrants

. “Vancouver Art Gallery to Receive Prime Waterfront Site for a New Gallery,” Canadian Architect 53, no. 7 (2008): 12-13.

Journal Articles architecture

Vandenberg, Helen Elizabeth Ruth. “Race, Hospital Development and the Power of Community: Chinese and Japanese Hospitals in British Columbia from 1880-1920.” PhD. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 2015.

Theses Dissertations and Graduate Projects Chinese history Japanese

Vandenberg, Helen; Boschma, Geertje. “ The Evolution of Early Hospitals in British Columbia, 1855–1918 ,” BC Studies 208 (2020): 73-118.

Journal Articles health science history

Vanderhill, Jason. “The Not Quite 75 Years of the British Columbia Distillery Company,” British Columbia History 3, no. 49 (2016): 15-20.

Journal Articles history

Vannini, April, and Coreen Gladue. “Moccasin on One Foot, High Heel on the Other: Life Story Reflections of Coreen Gladue,” Qualitative Inquiry 15, no. 4 (2009): 675-720.

Journal Articles biography gender history Indigenous

Vannini, Phillip. Ferry Tales: Mobility, Place, and Time on Canada’s West Coast. Innovative Ethnographies, New York: Routledge, 2012. 240 pp. 978041588361 (hc); 9780415883078 (pbk).

Books and Chapters in Books anthropology sociology

Vannini, Phillip. “A Queen’s Drowning: Material Culture, Drama, and the Performance of a Technological Accident,” Symbolic Interaction 31, no. 2 (2008): 155-182.

Journal Articles literature visual arts

Vannini, Phillip, and April Vannini. “Of Walking Shoes, Boats, Golf Carts, Bicycles, and a Slow Technoculture: A Technography of Movement and Embodied Media on Protection Island,” Qualitative Inquiry 14, no. 7 (2008): 1272-1301.

Journal Articles new media

Vanwynsberghe, Rob, Björn Surborg, and Elvin Wyly. “When the Games Come to Town: Neoliberalism, Mega-Events and Social Inclusion in the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games,” International Journal of Urban & Regional Research 6, no. 37 (2013): 2074-93.

Journal Articles 2010 Vancouver Olympics

VanWynsberghe, Robert. “Green Jobs for the Disadvantaged: An Analysis of Government Policies in British Columbia,” Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 4, no. 59 (2016): 730-45.

Journal Articles economics/business environmental studies

Varner, Collin. Edible and medicinal flora of the West Coast: British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest. Victoria, BC: Heritage House, 2020. 256 pp. 9781772033236554 (pbk). pp.

Books and Chapters in Books environmental studies

Varner, Collin. Plants of the Gulf and San Juan Islands and Southern Vancouver Island. Raincoast Pocket Guides, Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 2002. 191 pp. 155926024.

Books and Chapters in Books environmental studies

Vassilopoulos, Peter. Gulf Islands Cruising Guide. Vancouver: Pacific Marine Publications, 248 pp. 0919317383.

Books and Chapters in Books tourism

Vassilopoulos, Peter. John M. Horton, Mariner Artist. Surrey: Heritage House, 2007. 175 pp. 9781894974349.

Books and Chapters in Books visual arts

Vasudevan, Alexander. The Autonomous City: A History of Urban Squatting.. London, UK: Verso, 2017. 304 pp. 9781781687857 (hc); 9781781687864 (pbk).

Books and Chapters in Books history

Vautier, Marie. “Please Pass the Crumpets… Er, Croissants: Teaching Québec in Victoria, British Columbia,” International Journal of Canadian Studies 50 (2014): 109-20.

Journal Articles education

Vaux, Henry, Jr. Legacy in Time: Three Generations of Mountain Photography in the Canadian West. Victoria, BC: Rocky Mountain Books, 2014. 128 pp. 9781771600606 (hc).

Books and Chapters in Books history

Vaze, Bibhas D. “Ongoing Advocacy for Prisoners’ Rights in the Continued Administration of Solitary Confinement: British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and John Howard Society of Canada v. Canada (Attorney General),” BC Studies 197 (2018): 135-143, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/190336/187003.

Journal Articles law

Veazey, Phyllis. “John Hendry and the Vancouver, Westminster and Yukon Railway: "It would put us on easy street",” BC Studies 59 (1983): 44-63, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/1165/1209.

Journal Articles biography economics/business history

Veber, Eloise. “Meeting at the Edge.” MA. Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, NZ, 2015.

Theses Dissertations and Graduate Projects architecture museology

Veenstra, Gerry. “Economy, Community and Mortality in British Columbia, Canada,” Social Science and Medicine 56 (2003): 1807-16.

Journal Articles anthropology economics/business health sciences

Veenstra, Gerry. “Who the Heck Is Don Bradman? Sport Culture and Social Class in British Columbia, Canada,” Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology 44, no. 3 (2007): 319-343.

Journal Articles sociology

Veeraraghavan, Lee. “Dirty Ears: Hearing and Hearings in the Canadian Liberal Settler Colony.” PhD. University of Pennsylvania, 2017.

Theses Dissertations and Graduate Projects Indigenous pipelines settler colonialism sound works

Vellos, Renira E. “Safety in schools: a critical discourse analysis of policy and principal's interpretations of policy.” PhD. University of British Columbia, 2018.

Theses Dissertations and Graduate Projects education