CLAIM­ING THE LAND

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Bri­tish Columbia and the Mak­ing of a New El­do­rado

By Daniel Mar­shall

An ex­plo­sive new ac­count of the 1858 Fraser River gold rush and the Amer­i­can min­ers who, in the “Canyon War,” tried to wipe out the In­dige­nous pop­u­la­tion and an­nex the coun­try to the U.S. — saved by the ne­go­ti­at­ing tac­tics of Chief Spintlum (Cexpe’nth­lEm) at Lyt­ton.

$24.95. PA­PER­BACK. 400 PGS. ISBN 978-1-55380-502-1 ISBN 978-1-55380-503-8 RONSDALE PRESS

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