A land of rugged mountains and spectacular forests, British Columbia is a land of plentiful natural resources and vibrant native cultures. Part of the "Making of Canada" series, this is a two-map set published in April 1992 by National Geographic.
Side 1 features: • Inset map of southern Vancouver Island and the surrounding region • National parks, provincial parks, and Indian reserves • Historical notes • Capitals, cities, and towns • Mountains, passes, rivers, lakes, swamps, and glaciers or ice fields • Limited access highways, roads, passenger railroads, canals, and scheduled air service • Ocean bathymetry
Side 2 features: • Information on native life in British Columbia, ca 1775 and a map showing linguistic families, trade items, and trade routes • A section on the exploration of the northwest including a map showing fur trading posts, major maritime trade centers, fur trade routes, explorer's routes, and native groups • Maps and information on the gold rush and the fur trade • Information on the settlement of the region from 1846-1940 including a map showing immigrant routes, natural resources, farming and grazing areas, railroads, hydroelectric sites, and more • Map of present day British Columbia showing population density, recreational activities, national parks, and natural resources • Inset map of Vancouver • Colorful illustrations
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