The White House and White Rock

No balloons. No speeches. As Canada Day approaches we look at Brandon Dimmel’s book on U.S.-Canada border relations, how they evolved from World War I, with a focus on White Rock. Review by Keith Regular FULL STORY

THE ORMSBY REVIEW: non-fiction

#118 Grubstake angel

REVIEW: Gold Rush Queen: The Extraordinary Life of Nellie Cashman by Thora Kerr Illing Victoria: Touchwood Editions, 2016. $18.95  / … FULL STORY

#116 Wiebe not Spade

Review: Invisible Dead by Sam Wiebe Penguin Random House 2016 $22 / 978-0-345-81627-6 by Maansi Pandya * Soon to be… FULL STORY

#113 Why we need estuaries

REVIEW: Ecology of Salmonids in Estuaries Around the World: Adaptations, Habitats, and Conservation by Colin D. Levings Vancouver: UBC Press, 2016…. FULL STORY

#112 Good isn’t good enough

REVIEW: Exhibiting Nation: Multicultural Nationalism (and Its Limits) in Canada’s Museums by Caitlin Gordon-Walker Vancouver: UBC Press, 2016. $95 / 9780774831635… FULL STORY

#106 Beyond Germs

REVIEW: Beyond Germs: Native Depopulation in North America Edited by Catherine M. Cameron, Paul Kelton, and Alan C. Swedlund Tucson: University… FULL STORY

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