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Paradise Won; The Struggle for South Moresby by  Elizabeth E May - Hardcover - from Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB (SKU: 152332)

Paradise Won; The Struggle for South Moresby

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Paradise Won; The Struggle for South Moresby

by May, Elizabeth E

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ISBN 10
0771057725
ISBN 13
9780771057724
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart [0-7710-5772-5] 1990, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 318pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Map, photographs. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "In the fall of 1974, the chains saws that had already clear cut vast stretches of British Columbia's rain forests were suddenly pointed towards the unique, remote forests of South Moresby on the Queen Charlotte Islands. The Haida Nation and other residents of the islands quickly mobilized to save the area from destruction. They thought it would take a year or two. It took fourteen". Locale: British Columbia; Queen Charlotte Islands; South Moresby--British Columbia; Western Canada. (Western Canada, Environmentalism, Forests--Old Growth, Haida Indians, Logging, Political Activism, Politics--Canada).

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Bookseller
Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
152332
Title
Paradise Won; The Struggle for South Moresby
Author
May, Elizabeth E
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0771057725
ISBN 13
9780771057724
Publisher
McClelland & Stewart
Place of Publication
Toronto
This edition first published
1990
Keywords
Western Canada, Environmentalism, Forests--Old Growth, Haida Indians, Logging, Political Activism, Politics--Canada
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