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Contributions to the prehistory of Vancouver Island

Katherine H. Capes

Contributions to the prehistory of Vancouver Island

by Katherine H. Capes

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Published in [Pocatello, Idaho .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vancouver Island (B.C.),
  • British Columbia,
  • Vancouver Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Island.,
    • Vancouver Island (B.C.) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Katherine H. Capes. With an appendix by John G. Fyles.
      SeriesOccasional papers of the Idaho State University Museum,, no. 15
      ContributionsNational Museum of Canada
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.I18 I4 no. 15
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p.
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5933089M
      LC Control Number64064270
      OCLC/WorldCa2777177

      Stretching westward from the Atlantic Ocean to the shores of the Pacific Ocean, and northward from its border with the United States to the icy waters of the Arctic Ocean, Canada is a huge and fascinating land of area makes it the second largest country on Earth, after Russia, but its population is relatively small. China, a country slightly smaller than Canada in area, has about. At about km in length and km in width, Vancouver Island is almost the same size as Holland! Vancouver Island has an area of 32,sq km, making it the largest island off the west coast of North America. It is also the 43rd largest island in the world and .

      History of Vancouver Island Steven Earle. Myra Falls Mine Dyke in pillow basalt Chert overlain by Cretaceous conglomerate. Metamorphic and igneous rocks of Wrangellia in Victoria. Karmutsen Formation (Triassic) sea-floor pillowed basalt Quatsino Formation limestone (with a mafic dyke). Jurassic aged Island IntrusionFile Size: 1MB.   The Island Colony Figure The southwest bastion of the HBC fort at Victoria, (Watercolour by Sarah Crease.) The loss of the Oregon Territory was a blow to the HBC but not necessarily to British ambitions in the : John Douglas Belshaw.

      Vancouver, city, southwestern British Columbia, Canada. It is the major urban centre of western Canada and the focus of one of the country’s most populous metropolitan regions. Vancouver lies between Burrard Inlet (an arm of the Strait of Georgia) to the north and the Fraser River delta to the south, opposite Vancouver Island. Vancouver Island is studded with colorful, quirky communities, many founded on logging or fishing and featuring the word 'Port' in their names. Read More Select points of interest to plot on map by type Top Attractions Top Hotels Top Restaurants Top Entertainment Top Nightlife Top Shopping.


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