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Book & Film Reviews

Results (1794)

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Vancouver’s First Century: A City Album

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 75, Autumn 1987  

Review by Andrea Smith


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Children, Teachers and Schools in the History of British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 117, Spring 1998  

Review by Dianne Hallman


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No Path But My Own: Horseback Adventures in the Chilcotin and the Rockies

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 117, Spring 1998  

Review by Leslie Kopas


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The Institutionalized Cabinet: Governing the Western Provinces

PDF – Ruff Review Essay – BC Studies 114, Summer 1997  

Review by Christopher Dunn


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This Woman in Particular: Contexts for the Biographical Image of Emily Carr

PDF – Pagh Review Essay – BC Studies 114, Summer 1997  

Review by Stephanie Kirkwood Walker


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No Better Land: The 1860 Diaries of the Anglican Colonial Bishop George Hills

PDF – Edwards Review Essay – BC Studies 113, Spring 1997  

Review by Roberta L. Bagshaw


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Vancouver Island Letters of Edmund Hope Verney, 1862-65

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 113, Spring 1997  

Review by Daniel Clayton


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Politics, Policy, and Government in British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 113, Spring 1997  

Review by Stephen Tomblin


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Faces of British Columbia: Looking at the Past, 1860-1960

PDF – Wade Review Essay – BC Studies 111, Autumn 1996  

Review by Jill Wade


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Out of the Interior: The Lost Country

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 107, Autumn 1995  

Review by Laurie Ricou


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The Voyage of Sutil and Mexicana, 1792: The Last Spanish Exploration of the Northwest Coast of America

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 97, Spring 1993  

Review by Rick Hendricks


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The Trail of 1858: British Columbia’s Gold Rush Past

After the California and Australia gold rushes, the Fraser River rush of 1858 was considered the third great exodus of gold seekers in search of a New El Dorado. At the time, it was said:...

Review by Daniel Marshall


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Simon Fraser: In Search of Modern British Columbia

This book is not the traditional academic, well-documented research dissertation on the life of Simon Fraser. As Steven Hume states at the beginning, there was no intention of making this a “conventional biography.” This text...

Review by Brett McGillivray


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The Importance of Being Monogamous: Marriage and Nation Building in Western Canada to 1915

This sophisticated and engaging book has much to offer a number of scholarly areas, including Canadian history, gender studies, and political and legal studies. Working from a massive bedrock of diverse primary materials, Sarah Carter...

Review by Katie Pickles


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The Origin of the Wolf Ritual: The Whaling Indians, West Coast Legends and Stories

The Nuu-chah-nulth (formerly known as the Nootka) Wolf Ritual texts re-presented here have had a complex history of authorship and availability within the BC communities from which they were collected for the Anthropological Division of...

Review by Regna Darnell