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Duff Patullo of British Columbia

By: Fisher, Robin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16646

ISBN: 0802027806

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light chipping and edge wear to dust jacket ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.25 inches; 445 pages; A biography of the controversial and colourful Premier of British Columbia from 1933 to 1941. View more info

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Furrows in the Sky The Adventures of Gerry Andrews

By: Sherwood, Jay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Royal British Columbia Museum: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17667

ISBN: 0772665222

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light edge wear. Prev. owner's name stamped inside front and back covers. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.90 X 5.80 X 0.70 inches; 239 pages; "Gerry Andrews (1903 - 2005) had many adventures in his 102 years. He was a rural school teacher, a forester, a soldier and a surveyor. His developments in aerial photography dramatically changed forestry in BC in the late 1930s and assisted the Allies in the D-Day landings. He referred to the process of mapping the landscape in an airplane as ploughing photographic furrows up and down the sky at 16,000 feet. As BC's s... View more info