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Please check with the societies listed on the societies page for more books relating to a particular place.  Some of them  publish and sell books relating to there area. 


Okanaganhistory.com book page

According to the giant: a history of Summerland and the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia (1998)
Sherril Foster
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN 0-9684306-0-0

The British Garden of Eden : settlement history of the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia (2003)
Paul M. Koroscil
Dept. of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C.
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN 0-9695279-2-6

Summerland: the first 100 years (1999)
A rich and fruitful land : the history of the valleys of the Okanagan, Similkameen and Shuswap (1999)
Jean Webber, editor
Includes material originally published in Okanagan History
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN 1-55017-197-6

Ghost towns and mining camps of the boundary country(1999)
Garnet Basque
Heritage House Pub., Surrey, B.C.
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN 1-895811-82-1

The places of Kettle Valley(2000)
Geoff Bate
Geoff Bate and Associates, Saanichton, B.C.
Includes index
ISBN 0-9686987-0-0 1

History of the Summerland Museum(2001)
Ken C. Jones
Valley Pub., Summerland, B.C.
ISBN 1-896967-81-7

A Rich and Fruitful Land: The History of the Valleys of the Okanagan, Similkameen and Shuswap
Published in Hardcover by Harbour Pub Co (October, 1999)
Authors: Jean Webber(complier) and Okanagan Historical Society

ISBN: 1550171976

Hobnobbing with a Countess and Other Okanagan Adventures: The Diaries of Alice Barrett Parke, 1891-1900
by Jo Fraser Jones (Editor)  UBC Press ISBN: 0774808535

Steam on the Kettle Valley: A railway heritage remembered
by Robert D Turner Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited ; ISBN: 1550390635

 



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