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Victoria free pdf James Douglas described Victoria as a perfect Eden when the Hudson's Bay Company first set up its trade depot in what was then Fort Victoria. A few years later, more than 30,000 miners arrived, hoping to find their own Eden in a rich gold strike that set the stage for the tiny settlement's growth into the vibrant city that Victoria has become. Using more than 140 archival photographs and an informative, easy-to-read text, this book tells the city's story in compelling visual fashion, making this a keepsake for visitors and residents alike.

About Peter Grant

Peter Grant is an in-depth historical researcher who focuses on Canadian themes. He has reported extensively on issues of concern to Canadians, notably those of forest land use and alternative medicine. He also writes travel articles and has taught travel writing. He lives in Victoria, B.C.

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Author : Peter Grant
Publisher : Heritage House Publishing Co Ltd
Data Published : 18 March 2010
ISBN : 1926613333
EAN : 9781926613338
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 112 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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