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Fishing British Columbia's Commercial Fishing History

By: Forester, Joseph & Anne D. Forester

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Hancock House Publishers: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16609


Dust jacket scuffed and lightly chipped with light soil ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages; The writers go back to the early days of Native fisheries and the establishment of Steveston village BC as a centre for the fishermen and its canneries, the effect of WWII on the Japanese-Canadian fishermen and the dangers involved in fishing the Pacific Ocean. View more info

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Blondies and Hairpins; The Salmon Net Fishery of British Columbia

By: Stacey, Duncan

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Vancouver Maritime Museum Society: 1982

Seller ID: 17638


Light creasing of paper covers ; A bright, solid book ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages View more info

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Sockeye and Tinplate ; Technological Change in the Fraser River Canning Industry 1871-1912

By: Stacey, Duncan A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16103


Signed by Author; Light wear to extremities. Beige card covers, corners bumped lightly. ; Inscribed by the author on the Foreword page "George thanks for all your help - Duncan. A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; Heritage record #15; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 62 pages; "In publishing 'Sockeye and Tinplate, the Museum is drawing on the expertise who has worked in and studied the fishing industry since 1966." The changes in the industry have been slow an... View more info

Image for Sockeye and Tinplate ; Technological Change in the Fraser River Canning Industry 1871-1912

Sockeye and Tinplate ; Technological Change in the Fraser River Canning Industry 1871-1912

By: Stacey, Duncan A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17610


Light wear to extremities. Beige card covers, corners bumped lightly. ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; Heritage record #15; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 62 pages; "In publishing 'Sockeye and Tinplate, the Museum is drawing on the expertise who has worked in and studied the fishing industry since 1966." The changes in the industry have been slow and gradual but increasingly effective such as "the vacuum machine which replaced the steam box, the double s... View more info