Waterfront

By Michelle White

The sea and a mighty river dominate Greater Vancouver. Dramatic stories abound along its waterfront – of this place, its people, ships and events that shaped a city, a region and a nation. Waterfront is a magnificently illustrated, authoritative and lively tour of the dynamic ebb and flow between the water, the surrounding land and,…

Read from the Book

By Michelle White

The year is 1870, the hour just past noon on a frigid day in early March. At the heart of the red river settlement the heavy oak doors in the south wall of Upper Fort Garry burst open and a gang of weathered irregulars spill out, some dressed in buffalo-skin coats and fur hats, some…

In Praise of the Book

By Michelle White

“When Charles Wilkins gets going on the Metis uprisings, the Last Spike, the end of the buffalo, Klondike gold and much else, the Mounties sometimes have to fight for space in their own history. The Wild Ride is a great story, and Charles Wilkins rides it for all it is worth.” -Christopher Moore is a…

About the Author

By Michelle White

Charles Wilkins has written fifteen books, including Walk to New York, about his 2,200-km hike from Thunder Bay to New York City,The Circus at the Edge of the Earth, about his travels with the Great Wallenda Circus, and In the Land of Long Fingernails, about the summer of 1969, during which he dug graves in…

The Wild Ride

By Michelle White

The Wild Ride is a brilliantly illustrated history of the Canadian west and the North West Mounted Police – from the throes of Confederation and the Red River Rebellion, through the founding of the Mounties in 1873, to the arrival of the railway in western Canada and the heroics of the Klondike Gold Rush; all…

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