Social History

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Making Vancouver

Class, Status, and Social Boundaries, 1863-1913

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Explores social relationships in Vancouver from 1863 to 1913.

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Roaring Days

Rossland's Mines and the History of British Columbia

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This lively history of mining in Rossland, British Columbia brings to life the unique individuals who built a bustling town out of the wilderness.

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Gold at Fortymile Creek

Early Days in the Yukon

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Michael Gatesfollows the first gold-seekers from their arrival in 1873 until the stampede to the Klondike in 1896, capturing the essence of these early years of the gold rush and chronicling the trials and successes of the hardy individualists who searched for gold in the wilderness.

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The Klondike Stampede

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This classic in Yukon gold rush literature was originally published in 1900 and has long been out of print.

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Yukon

The Last Frontier

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Ships and Memories

Merchant Seafarers in Canada's Age of Steam

UBC Press

An account of life on steamships, this book draws on the experiences of seafarers in peace and war and during the depression.

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