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Michael Dawson
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Selling British Columbia: Tourism and Consumer Culture, 1890-1970

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Selling British Columbia is an entertaining examination of the development of the tourist industry in British Columbia between 1890 and 1970. Michael Dawson argues that in order to understand the roots of the fully-fledged consumer culture that emerged in Canada after the Second World War, it is necessary to understand the connections between the 1930s, 1940s, and the ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published November 1st 2004 by UBC Press
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A full published review of the book appears in Histoire Sociale / Social History, 39:77 (2006): 281-283

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