In Search of Ancient British Columbia In Search of Ancient British Columbia


Author: Barbara Huck

In Search of Ancient British Columbia is a site-specific, route-oriented guide to the geology, palaeontology and archaeology of BC.

This volume focuses on southern BC., leading readers along the major routes (the Trans-Canada Highway, Crowsnest Pass Highway, etc) in each of the province's southern regions:


The Kootenays

The Thompson-Okanagan

The Fraser Valley

The Fraser Canyon

The Lower Mainland

The Gulf Islands

Vancouver Island


With a mix of current photography, archival images, commissioned illustrations, drawings and maps the book's dynamic layout has made this a national bestseller.



In Search of Ancient....

In Search of Ancient British Columbia

In full color and loaded with maps and information, each book in this unique series takes readers on a fascinating tour.  Here are national bestsellers on the geology, paleontology and archaeology of a particular province or region, an international bestseller on North America's fur trade, and a sweeping view of the fascinating past and uncertain future of dozens of our endangered species.  All are highly recommended. Read more...


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