About Publications

When John Fannin, the Royal BC Museum’s first curator, published his Check List of British Columbia Birds in 1891, he set in motion a publishing program that has engaged and informed British Columbians for nearly 126 years. Since that first publication, the Royal BC Museum has released hundreds of works on diverse subjects, bringing the human and natural history of our province to life in exciting, innovative and personal ways.

Reviews

  • “Food Plants of Coastal First Peoples is an excellent book for showing people of any culture the continuing value of traditional ecological knowledge." – Brandon University Book Review

  • "This book opens the door to new thinking, and encourages us to step through." - Dave Obee, Times Colonist

  • "This book would be great for any student learning about the environment, and the effects of introducing new species to the ecosystem." – Resource Links

  • “By incorporating essays from across departments and disciplines, Treasures masterfully weaves a narrative that explores the interconnections between natural, cultural, and historical spheres.” – BC Studies no. 190

Reviews

"This book would be great for any student learning about the environment, and the effects of introducing new species to the ecosystem." – Resource Links

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Our Books

Where to Buy

Royal BC Museum books can be purchased online, from the Royal Museum Shop or through your local bookstore.

Booksellers, Libraries, Institutions

Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd.

Phone
905.477.9700
800.387.9776

Fax
800.260.9777

bookinfo@fitzhenry.ca

US Orders

Firefly Books Ltd.

Phone
800.387.5085
 

Fax
800.565.6034

service@fireflybooks.com

 

UK and Europe Orders

Gazelle Book Services Ltd.

Phone
+44 (0) 1524.528500

Fax
+44 (0) 1524.528510

sales@gazellebookservices.co.uk

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