Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: published by author, 1979. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (8vo). Near fine condition. Item #001086
Three volumes, paperback bound with stiff paper wrappers. Each has 100 pages of text and is illustrated with historic photographs. Vol I: published 1979 - Murders, shipping disaster, riots, wagon train massacre, train wrecks, and Victoria's streetcar catastrophe! Vol II: published 1979 - Contains murders of Paymaster Wilson and Constable Graburn, blizzards, Grouse Creek War, Quadra Island petroglyphs, historic Fort Carlton, the Haney Brothers, legend of Lillian Alling, Mike Running Wolf, Wainwright's Crawford-Cook mystery, enigma of Albert Johnson, rum-runners, frontier manners and more. Vol. III: Published in 1980. Details the Klondyke Trail from Edmonton, riverboat days in Manitoba, lynching in BC, fatal flight of Trans Canada 810, mystery of the death of Dick Vadnais, the Willow Bunch Giant, and Yip Luck - Highbinder.