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Published by University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia -- History.,
  • Human geography -- British Columbia.,
  • British Columbia -- History.,
  • British Columbia -- Colonization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementCole Harris ; with cartography by Eric Leinberger.
ContributionsLeinberger, Eric.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsFC 3811 H37 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22139397M
ISBN 100774805897
LC Control Number969107064

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