Author:MacDonald, Ian & Betty O'Keefe

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Canadian Holy War A Story of Clans, Tongs, Murder and Bigotry

By: MacDonald, Ian & Betty O'Keefe

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Heritage House Publishing Co Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17810

ISBN: 1894384113

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show very light shelf wear and corner curl. Some spotting of page fore edges ; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp.; 8.40 X 5.50 X 0.70 inches; 236 pages; "Scottish nursemaid Janet Smith was the victim of a 1924 tragedy that ignited racial tension in a very young Vancouver. At the core of the issue were the mysterious circumstances surrounding Smith's death, particularly the fact that the only other adult in the house at the time was the Chinese houseboy. When Smith's death was followed by the assassination of Davie Lew, a well-known Chinese man, it only stre... View more info

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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 fact that the flight carried five professional football players fresh from the CFL All Star game in Vancouver and a mystery ma... View more info