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Bowerings B C a Swashbuckling History

By: Bowering, George

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Penguin Putnam~childrens Hc: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 64400389

ISBN: 0670857572

Condition: Good

0670857572 416 pages including bibliography and index. Acknowledges that the province on the far left of the map has always been a pretty strange place, but it also tells a serious story of touchy race relations, heroic men and women, and the kind of romance that makes sensible people want to write books. It's a new kind of history - intensely personal, impeccably researched, intentionally provocative, unexpectedly spiritual, and laugh-out-loud funny - that encourages us to question received wisdom and ponder the elusiveness of history. Book clean and unmarked with moderate wear and slight ... View more info