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British Columbia, its history, people and industry.

Fred H. Goodchild

British Columbia, its history, people and industry.

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • British Columbia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementForeword by Byron I. Johnson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1087 .G6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination219 p.
      Number of Pages219
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6110249M
      LC Control Number52006299
      OCLC/WorldCa1437978

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British Columbia, its history, people and industry. by Fred H. Goodchild Download PDF EPUB FB2

British Columbia is the westernmost province of ally politically constituted as a pair of British colonies, British Columbia joined the Canadian Confederation on J Perhaps the most influential historian of British Columbia has been Margaret Ormsby; in British Columbia: A History () she presented a structural model that has been adopted by numerous historians and.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Goodchild, Fred H. British Columbia, its history, people and industry. London, Allen & Unwin []. "British Columbia, Its History, People ; Industry; Foreword By Byron I Johnson, Premier of B.C." Paperback – January 1, by Fred H.

Goodchild (Author)Author: Fred H. Goodchild. British Columbia is bordered to the west by the Pacific Ocean and the American state of Alaska, to the north by Yukon and the Northwest Territories, to the east by the province of Alberta, and to the south by the American states of Washington, Idaho, and southern border of British Columbia was established by the Oregon Treaty, although people and industry.

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