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Salmon Canneries British Columbia North Coast

By: Blyth, Gladys Young

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Oolichan Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15288


Signed by Author; Light edge wear to card covers, bottom fore corner creased. Light creasing; Signed by author on title page. A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 180 pages; Once, the north coast of British Columbia was dotted with cannery villages. Now only a few plants remain. In Gladys Young Blyth's new history of the northern salmon canning industry, many remarkable photographs- of the canneries, the fish boats, the workers- provide glimpses of by gone... View more info

Image for Salmon Canneries  British Columbia North Coast

Salmon Canneries British Columbia North Coast

By: Blyth, Gladys Young

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Oolichan Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18201


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 180 pages; Once, the north coast of British Columbia was dotted with cannery villages. Now only a few plants remain. In Gladys Young Blyth's new history of the northern salmon canning industry, many remarkable photographs- of the canneries, the fish boats, the workers- provide glimpses of by gone days in an industry that has been of vital significance to the development of the province. For eac... View more info

Salmon Wars The Battle for the West Coast Salmon Fishery

By: Brown, Dennis

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour: 2005

Seller ID: 14708


Light edge wear to card covers, previous owner's name on back of front cover. ; Trade PB; 1.02 x 8.82 x 5.98 Inches; 408 pages; In this remarkable book, author Dennis Brown reviews the history of the West Coast salmon resource with such comprehensiveness and clarity that even those closest to the issue will find themselves viewing it with new understanding. Brown places the reader at the centre of the controversies surrounding the Canada-United States Pacific Salmon Trea... View more info

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PACIFIC SALMON AND STEELHEAD TROUT

By: Childerhose, R. J. and Trim, Marj

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Douglas & Mcintyre: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6632


4to 11" - 13" tall; 158 pages; Light edgewear and creasing, small ding on DJ spine, gift notation on front free end paper. DJ unclipped. Dust jacket in Mylar, a tight bright book. A beautifully illustrated study of the salmon fishery in British Columbia in the 1970's. Included are maps and charts. Illustrated by Colour Plates. View more info

Pacific Salmon Management for people

By: Ellis (editor), Derek V.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, University of Victoria: 1977

Seller ID: 12629


Small tear front edge, corners a little creased, some spine creasing ; A tight solid book, text unmarked; Western geographical series; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages View more info

Image for The Sockeye Salmon, Oncorhyncus nerka

The Sockeye Salmon, Oncorhyncus nerka

By: Foerster, R. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Fisheries Research Board of Canada: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15900


Fore corners bumped. Previous owner's name on FFEP. Dust jacket shows edge wear, a few short tears ; DJ in Mylar, tight solid book. Liberally illustrated with maps, charts B&W and colour photographs. ; Bulletin #162; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 422 pages; "This represents forty years of detailed study about the life, history, propagation, and ecology of the sockeye salmon." View more info

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Adam's River Exploring the Mystery of the Adams River Sockeye

By: Hume, Mark & Rick Blacklaws

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, New Star Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17211


Only light wear to card covers.; A bright, solid book, Errata slip laid in.; B&W and Colour Photographs; 8.90 X 7.80 X 0.30 inches; 110 pages; "The Adam’s River sockeye run is one of the natural wonders of the world. Every October, the river turns red as hundreds of thousands of mature, scarlet–humped sockeye salmon return from the Pacific Ocean to spawn and die in the same gravel beds where they hatched four years earlier.Adam’s River tells the story of the sa... View more info

A Stain Upon the Sea West Coast Salmon Farming

By: Hume, Stephen; Alexandra Morton; Betty Keller; Rosella M. Leslie; Otto Langer; Don Staniford

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour: 2004

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 14650


Some corner curl of card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 0.71 x 8.9 x 5.98 Inches; 288 pages; On the West Coast, few subjects are as controversial as salmon farming. Every week, new studies raise alarming questions about the safety of farmed fish and the risk farms pose to the environment. But federal, provincial and state governments continue to support expansion of fish farms all along the coast. People are justifiably confused. Just what i... View more info

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Sea-silver Inside British Columbia's salmon-farming industry

By: Keller, Betty

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Horsdal & Schubart: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16594


Only slight wear to pictorial card covers ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 8.40 X 5.10 X 0.40 inches; 138 pages; From the back cover: "Supporters point out that fish farms produce food, create jobs and boost the local economy, as well as earning millions of dollars in export sales. Critics say they contaminate the ocean, spread diseases and harm seals and whales, and that Atlantic salmon escaping from the pens threaten the survival of the remaining wild Paci... View more info

The Salmon People; the Story of Canada's West Coast Fishing Industry

By: McKervill, Hugh W

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1967

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 13683


Price clipped DJ worn and scuffed, heavily chipped, coffee ring stain, front panel of DJ, gift notation on FFEP; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 198 pages View more info

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Sockeye Salmon A Pictorial Tribute

By: Naito, Hiromi

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Greystone Books,Canada: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17895


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; Colour photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 114 pages; "This stunning portfolio of photographs by acclaimed wildlife photographer Hiromi Naito depicts the natural history of the sockeye salmon in all its mystery and drama, beginning as the sleek sea-run adults mass at river mouths to begin their arduous journey to their natal streams. All the stages of the ... View more info

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Restoring Fraser River Salmon; A history of the International Pacific Salmon Fisheries Commission, 1937-1985

By: Roos, John F

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Pacific Salmon Commission: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14705


Some edge wear, short tear with attendant creasing bottom fore edge of DJ ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 438 pages View more info

Image for The Eternal Return; Reproduction and Change in Complex Activity Systems - The Case of Salmon Enhancement

The Eternal Return; Reproduction and Change in Complex Activity Systems - The Case of Salmon Enhancement

By: Roth, Wolff-Michael; Yew-Jin Lee; Leanna Boyer

Price: $103.50

Publisher: Berlin, Lehmanns Media: 2008

Seller ID: 14597


Light edge wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; ICHS International Cultural-historical Human Sciences Vol. 26; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 362 pages View more info

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Salmonopolis The Steveston Story

By: Stacey, Duncan & Susan Stacey

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15439


Only slight wear with light fading of DJ spine.; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Color Illustrations; 0.7 x 11.1 x 8.7 Inches; 152 pages; "Steveston is a small town with a big past. Located at the mouth of the Fraser River, its founder Josiah Steves once touted it as a rival to the nearby city of Vancouver, a would-be metropolis built on the wealth of its great salmon fishery. While this goal was never achieved, Steveston did reign for most of this century as Can... View more info

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Salmonopolis The Steveston Story

By: Stacey, Duncan & Susan Stacey

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17238


Only slight wear with light fading of DJ spine.; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; Color Illustrations; 0.7 x 11.1 x 8.7 Inches; 152 pages; "Steveston is a small town with a big past. Located at the mouth of the Fraser River, its founder Josiah Steves once touted it as a rival to the nearby city of Vancouver, a would-be metropolis built on the wealth of its great salmon fishery. While this goal was never achieved, Steveston did reign for most of this century as Can... View more info