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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Research Notes

research note

The Vancouver Island Project: Research, Resources, and Regional Studies  

By Alan F.J. Artibise, Peter A. Baskerville, Chad M. Gaffield

Review Essays

review essay

The World is as Sharp as a Knife  

By Wayne Suttles

Book Reviews

Book Review

Overland from Canada to British Columbia by Mr. Thomas McMicking of Queenstown, Canada West

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 56, Winter 1982

By S.W. Jackman

Book Review

Vancouver: An Illustrated History

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 56, Winter 1982  

By John Weaver

Book Review

Indian Healing: Shamanic Ceremonialism in the Pacific Northwest

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 56, Winter 1982  

By Wolfgang Jilek



Alan Artibise is a professor of History at the University of Victoria.

James R. Gibson of York University, Toronto, is currently a visiting professor in the Department of Geography at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand.

Norah L. Lewis teaches in the Faculty of Education at the University of British Columbia.

Wayne Suttles is a professor of Anthropology at Portland State University.