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Disaster on Mount Slesse The Story of Western Canada's Worst Air Crash

By: O'Keefe, Betty & Ian MacDonald

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Caitlin Press Inc.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18996

ISBN: 1894759214

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book. ; B&W Photographs; 8.4 X 5.9 X 0.7 inches; 176 pages; "Mount Slesse, a jagged 2,500-metre peak near Chilliwack BC known locally as "The Fang," lived up to its evil reputation on December 9, 1956, when Trans Canada Airlines Flight 810 slammed into it, killing all 62 aboard. For five months nobody knew what happened. Flight 810 had just disappeared into the night. Adding to the sensation was the f... View more info

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The Accidental Airline Spilsbury's QCA

By: White, Howard & Spilsbury, Jim

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18945

ISBN: 0920080979

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; Previous owner's embossed insignia on half-title page. ; Inscribed by Spilsbury to the previous owner on half title page. A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Wraparound jacket art by A.J. Spilsbury ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 248 pages; "Queen Charlotte Airlines was a Canadian airline founded by Jim Spilsbury that operated on the West Coast of Canada from 1946 to 1955, when it was sold to Pacific Wes... View more info