Award Winning History Book Now Available
The long-awaited book Forest & Fjord: The History of Belcarra was officially launched as of October 20th, 2013, providing the perfect gift solution for family and friends. Forest & Fjord has been awarded first prize by the B.C. Historical Federation (2013) and The Lieutenant-Governorís Gold Medal for Historical Writing (2014).
Forest & Fjord has been a 10-year research project by Ralph Drew that covers the history of Belcarra and adjacent areas, and accentuates the significance of bringing life to history with images, particularly historical photographs, which truly are 'worth a thousand words'.
Forest & Fjord (ISBN 978-0-9813113-02) is both a 10" by 11" hard-cover 'coffee table' book and a fully referenced and indexed history. The book is 544 pages overall (including front pages, references and index pages) and contains 350 black and white photographs, 200 colour photographs, and 200 graphic images. In other words, the book is fully 50% photographs and graphic images to visually illuminate Belcarra's history, organized into 14 chapters:
Order now to secure your copy of Forest & Fjord, and order additional copies to give as gifts for family and friends. The book can be purchased by an email Interact e-Transfer to the author (or mailing a cheque payable to the author) for $49.95 plus 5% GST ($2.50) = $52.45 plus $16.50 for shipping via Canada Post (within Canada, west of Winnipeg) to:
For inquiries regarding purchases of Forest & Fjord, either email the author, Ralph Drew, or telephone the author at: 604-937-0143.
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