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Robert Brown and the Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition

Author: Robert Brown; John Hayman
Publisher: Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, 1991, ©1989.
Series: Recollections of the pioneers of British Columbia, 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The remarkable journal of the 1864 Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition, a four-and-a-half-month journey that describes the island's pristine wilderness, as well as Cowichan, Chemainus, and Comox  Read more...

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Named Person: Robert Brown; Robert Brown
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Brown; John Hayman
ISBN: 0774803959 : 9780774803953
OCLC Number: 25642735
Description: xiii, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Illustrations and MapsPrefaceIntroduction1 The Land We Live In2 Journal of the Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition3 A Guest at a Potlatch4 A Collection of Indian Myths and LegendsAppendix 1: Published Writings by Robert Brown Relating to the Northwest CoastAppendix 2: The Drawings of Frederick WhymperIndex
Series Title: Recollections of the pioneers of British Columbia, 8.
Responsibility: edited by John Hayman.

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Recovers Robert Brown from relative obscurity and establishes him as an important British Columbia explorer and ethnographer ... an important contribution to the early history of Vancouver Island. -- Read more...

 
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