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.

 

 


Barbara HuckAuthor: Barbara Huck

 

Barbara Huck is an award-winning journalist, author and publisher, who has authored or co-authored several national bestsellers, including In Search of Ancient Alberta (with Doug Whiteway); Exploring the Fur Trade Routes of North America, In Search of Ancient British Columbia, and The Land Where The Sky Begins.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Awards: National Best Seller

 

Reviews:

 

 "(Heartland's travel guides) ... richly illustrated and written in lay terms, are like no others."
-The Daily News, Kamloops

 

"This book should be a staple in every school library and every book store. It's, in a word, fascinating"
-Sooke Mirror News

 

 


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Purchase Details:

 

Softcover, fullcolor

 

6.5 x 9.5

 

304 pages

 

 

ISBN: 1-8896150-05-5

 

29.95

 

 

Publication date: November, 2006

 

 

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Barbara Huck is an award-winning journalist, author and publisher, who has authored or co-authored several national bestsellers, including In Search of Ancient Alberta (with Doug Whiteway); Exploring the Fur Trade Routes of North America and In Search of Ancient British Columbia, as well as The Land Where The Sky Begins.