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Breedlove's Gold By Paul McPhie
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The story of the Klondike gold rush has become an authentic chapter of Alaska, Yukon, and Canadian history. This novel recounts the education in life, friendship, love and death of a young man, first... More > against the evolving backdrop of the American southwest, then the dazzling richness of the Yukon gold fields. The story contains the passion, humour, and heartbreak characterizing the journeys of so many gold digging argonauts in what one commentator has called "the most useless human migration in human history."< Less
The All-True Gold-Seeking Adventures of Hitty O'Donnell By Paul McPhie
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Based in part on real journals, the novel traces an epic overland journey in 1862 by train, steamboat, wagon, river raft, and horseback to the thriving gold fields of Barkerville in British... More > Columbia's Cariboo region. Packed with exciting incident, the tale is told by the wryly reflective Hitty who comes of age amid a memorable gallery of rogues and dreamers and against the magnificent landscape and lurking perils of mid-nineteenth century North America.< Less
The All-True Gold-Seeking Adventures of Hitty O'Donnell By Paul McPhie
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Based in part on real journals, the novel traces an epic overland journey in 1862 by train, steamboat, wagon, river raft, and horseback to the thriving gold fields of Barkerville in British... More > Columbia's Cariboo region. Packed with exciting incident, the tale is told by the wryly reflective Hitty who comes of age amid a memorable gallery of rogues and dreamers and against the magnificent landscape and lurking perils of mid-nineteenth century North America.< Less
Suit Oh Hearts: A Biography of Joe Boyle By Daniel Deleanu
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The biography of one of the most enigmatic figures in Canadian, British, Russian, French, and Romanian history.
Skullduggery on Halfaday Creek By James B. Hendryx
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Limited edition hardcover, only 100 made. Readers of James B. Hendryx's previous books will have no difficulty in remembering Halfaday Creek on the Alaskan-Canadian border, or Black John, the one-man... More > police force who metes out justice to a variety of dubious characters. For those who are new to these tales of the Northwest, we need only say that Halfaday Creek is the home of a number of outlaws who find it convenient to have a border to step across when the law appears, and that Black John spends most of his time keeping the "crick" clear of swindlers, gold thieves, unwanted wives, and cardsharps. Black John's many fans will find him as resourceful and unpredictable as ever, and there is no slackening in the pace of life on Halfaday Creek.< Less
Chasing the Green By Annette Hamilton
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Letters, photos, and stories from five generations living in Western Canada, between the turn of the 1800 through to the end of WWI. Following the lives, and adventures of explorers, Chief Factors,... More > Educators, and Politicians. Beginning with surviving the Hudson's Bay Company, driving the British Parliament towards Confederation, the front lines of the Riel Rebellion, championing the railways, to northern Alberta supplying the pilgrimage to the Gold Rush.< Less
White Fang By Jack London
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White Fang is the story of a wild dog's journey toward becoming civilized in the Canadian territory of Yukon during the Klondike Gold Rush, at the end of the 19th Century. Jack London brings the dog... More > to life as it fights for existence against cold harsh weather. But the weather is not as cold or as cruel as the men who ill treat it.< Less
White Fang By Jack London
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White Fang is the story of a wild dog's journey toward becoming civilized in the Canadian territory of Yukon during the Klondike Gold Rush, at the end of the 19th Century. Jack London brings the dog... More > to life as it fights for existence against cold harsh weather. But the weather is not as cold or as cruel as the men who ill treat it.< Less
F. S. Brereton, Collection By F. S. Brereton
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Frederick Sadleir Brereton (5 August 1852 – 12 August 1957) was a decorated soldier and an author of children's books. In this ebook: With Wellington in Spain, A Story of the Peninsula, On the... More > Road to Bagdad, A Story of Townshend's Gallant Advance on the Tigris, Under the Chinese Dragon, A Tale of Mongolia, How Canada was Won, A Tale of Wolfe and Quebec, The Great Airship, A Tale of Adventure. In the grip of the Mullah, A tale of adventure in Somaliland, With Rifle and Bayonet, A Story of the Boer War, Indian and Scout, A Tale of the Gold Rush to California, A Gallant Grenadier, A Tale of the Crimean War, Roger the Bold, A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico, A Boy of the Dominion, A Tale of Canadian Immigration, The Hero of Panama, With Joffre at Verdun, A Story of the Western Front, Under the Star-Spangled Banner, A Tale of the Spanish-American War, With Wolseley to Kumasi, A Tale of the First Ashanti War, King of Ranleigh, A School Story.< Less