BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Camping in the Canadian Rockies : an account of camp life in the wilder parts of the Canadian Rocky mountains, together with a description of the region about Banff, Lake Louise and Glacier, and a sketch of the early explorations. With twenty-five full-page photogravures, and many text illustrations… Wilcox, Walter Dwight, 1869-1949


"Along with the works of John Palliser and George Mercer Dawson, this book is one of the best early sources of information on the Alberta-British Columbia border region.
Second edition: London, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1897. With map.
Also see entry ['The Rockies of Canada; a revised and enlarged edition of Camping in the Canadian Rockies']." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 137.

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