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Historic photos of the Canadian Rockies

Historic photos of the Canadian Rockies

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Published by Summerthought in Banff, Alta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historic buildings -- Canadian Rockies (B.C. and Alta.) -- Pictorial works,
  • Canadian Rockies (B.C. and Alta.) -- History -- Pictorial works,
  • Canadian Rockies (B.C. and Alta.) -- History, Local -- Pictorial works,
  • Canadian Rockies (B.C. and Alta.) -- Biography -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[edited by Andrew Hempstead].
    GenrePictorial works, Biography
    ContributionsHempstead, Andrew.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1090 .H57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 p. :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23653617M
    ISBN 109780978237561
    LC Control Number2008428630
    OCLC/WorldCa198530118

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The Canadian Rockies: A History in Photographs depicts the human history of the Canadian Rockies since the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway, and the founding of Banff, Canada's first national park. The major events and the most significant personalities in this vibrant history /5(9).

ABOUT THIS BOOK. Beautiful lakes, snowcapped peaks, endless glaciers and icefields, colourful alpine meadows, and an abundance of wildlife. While these are the elements the Canadian Rockies are best known for, the region also has a colourful and intriguing human history.

Genre/Form: History Pictorial works Ouvrages illustrés: Document Type: Book: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description. A book review of Canadian Rockies a History in Photographs including history and stories about Banff.

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His books also describe some of the interesting history of the Rockies and are available in various book stores in the Rocky Mountain Parks - his books are getting hard to find, but well worth it. Don.

The author offers excellent suggestions, helpful hints and beautiful photos. I cannot really know the book's impact until I actually visit the places he suggests, but I feel it will really come in handy. Would definitly buy this book if you are a photo enthusiast and will be visiting the Canadian Rockies/5(8).

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The Canadian Rockies (French: Rocheuses canadiennes) or Canadian Rocky Mountains comprise the Canadian segment of the North American Rocky are the eastern part of the Canadian Cordillera, which is a system of multiple ranges of mountains which runs from the Canadian Prairies to the Pacific Canadian Rockies Peak: Mount Robson.

About the Book. Featuring 60 stunning, colour photos Beauty of the Canadian Rockies is part of a new series of full-colour travel and tourism books celebrating the internationally renowned Canadian Rockies. In celebration of the th anniversary of Canadian Confederation and in conjunction with Parks Canada’s announcement that entrance to all of Canada’s national parks, national historic.

A self-described 'political junkie', David J. Mitchell has been a Liberal MLA for West Vancouver-Garibaldi, representing the area for almost five years. He was born in Montreal and educated at Simon Fraser University with a BA in history and political science in and an MA in history /5(8).

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The lodge was the first facility built specifically to cater to ski-tourists on a commercial basis in Canada, and possibly North America. It was built by a group of Banff residents who formed the Ski Club of the Canadian Rockies .I'd by yourself a new book - think of it as a great souvenir and something to sit beside the toilet and get you inspired for a return visit!!

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