We acknowledge that we live and work on unceded Indigenous territories and we thank the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations for their hospitality.

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Book Review

States of Nature: Conserving Canada’s Wildlife in the Twentieth Century

The publication of Tina Loo’s States of Nature: Conserving Canada’s Wildlife in the Twentieth Century marks the coming of age of the field of Canadian environmental history. In some respects, this statement may seem over...

Review by Billy Parenteau


Book Review

Finding Families, Finding Ourselves: English Canada Encounters Adoption from the 19th Century to the 1990’s

This book is a long-overdue corrective to existing literature on the history of the Canadian family. Adoption, as Veronica Strong-Boag asserts, “is a far from marginal phenomenon in Canadian history” (vii), yet historians have given...

Review by Lori Chambers


Book Review

Far West: The Story of British Columbia

When I received this book by this popular and prolific writer, I thought it was a coffee table history of British Columbia. While Far West is large and glossy, I quickly realized that BC Studies...

Review by Robert Campbell


Book Review

Up-Coast: Forests and Industry on British Columbia’s North Coast. 1870-2005

The southern interior of British Columbia is a landscape woven together by stories, from the geological chronicles of glaciers and mountains to the almost mute presences of kekuli pits, abandoned cabins, and weathered fence lines...

Review by Duff Sutherland


Book Review

Whiskey Bullets: Cowboy and Indian Heritage Poems

The cover of Garry Gottfriedson’s book promises us a collection of traditional cowboy poetry. Exposed on a wood-grained surface are a pair of silver spurs, feathers, leather collar, and two bullets, one of which is...

Review by Connie Brim


Book Review

Ships of Steel, A British Columbia Shipbuilder’s Story

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 136, Winter 2002  

Review by Vickie Jensen


Book Review

A Thousand Blunders: The Grand Trunk Pacific Railway and Northern British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 112, Winter 1996/97  

Review by Kenneth Coates


Book Review

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

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 112, Winter 1996/97  

Review by Morag Maclachlan


Book Review

All Possible Worlds: Utopian Experiments in British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 110, Summer 1996  

Review by Lyman Sargent


Book Review

Hail, Columbia: Robert Gray, John Kendrick, and the Pacific Fur Trade

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 109, Spring 1996  

Review by Christon Archer


Book Review

Pilgrims in Lotus Land: Conservative Protestantism in British Columbia, 1917-1981

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 109, Spring 1996  

Review by Norman Knowles


Book Review

Making Law, Order, and Authority in British Columbia, 1821-1871

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 109, Spring 1996  

Review by Daniel Clayton


Book Review

Columbia Journals David Thompson

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 107, Autumn 1995

Review by Cole Harris


Book Review

Brotherhood to Nationhood: George Manuel and the Making of the Modern Indian Movement

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 107, Autumn 1995  

Review by Paul Tennant


Book Review

A Guide to the Holdings of the Archives of the Ecclesiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 103, Autumn 1994

Review by Jean Barman


Book Review

Reaching Just Settlements: Land Claims in British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 102, Summer 1994

Review by Kenneth Coates


Book Review

British Columbia Reconsidered: Essays on Women

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 101, Spring 1994  

Review by Wendy Mitchinson


Book Review

The Northwest Coast: British Navigation, Trade, and Discoveries to 1812

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 98, Summer 1993  

Review by W. Mathes


Book Review

Demon Rum or Easy Money: Government Control of Liquor in British Columbia from Prohibition to Privatization

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 97, Spring 1993  

Review by Stephen Tomblin


Book Review

British Columbia Local Histories: A Bibliography

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 97, Spring 1993  

Review by Robert Campbell


Book Review

Alex Lord’s British Columbia Recollections of a Rural School Inspector, 1915-1936

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 94, Summer 1992  

Review by Paul Stortz


Book Review

Duff Pattullo of British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 94, Summer 1992  

Review by Neil Sutherland


Book Review

Voyages of the ‘Columbia’ to the Northwest Coast 1787-1790 and 1790-1793

PDF – Archer Review Essay – BC Studies 93, Spring 1992  

Review by Christon Archer