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British Columbia and the United States : The North Pacific Slope from Fur Trade to Aviation.
Author: Howay, F. W., W.N. Sage and H.F. Angus.
Reference #: 1351
Status: For Sale
List Price: $110.00
Toronto, New Haven, and London: The Ryerson Press and Yale University Press and Oxford University Press, 1942. First Edition. Royal Octavo. Cloth. Near Fine, with P.O.N. on ffep / Near Fine. Part of "The Relations of Canada and the United States" Series for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Division of Economics and History. The Director of this Division, James T. Shotwell, wrote the Introduction for this volume.
There is much material for study on Overland Exploration, the Fur Trade, the Hudson's Bay Company, the Oregon Boundary Settlement, The San Juan Boundary, the development of the Railway in British Columbia, and an intriguing chapter on 'The American Mining Advance into Southern British Columbia, 1964-1910', inter alia.
xv + 408 pp.; coloured map endpapers. An unmarked copy in Near Fine, uncommon dustjacket. Edwards and Lort #86; Smith #254; Lowther #1819; Strathern #12; Whale #28; all listed under the American Editor, H.F. Angus. An exceptionally nice copy of this joint work of three scholars from the University of British Columbia.
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