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Alan Haig-Brown

Alan Haig-Brown learned to swim in the 1950s, among the humpback salmon in the Campbell River. He seined salmon and herring until 1973, and served for eleven years as coordinator of Indian education in the Cariboo-Chilcotin. Haig-Brown became editor of the West Coast Fisherman in 1986 and later founded The West Coast Mariner and The West Coast Logger. His award-winning books for Harbour Publishing include Fishing for a Living and The Fraser River.


Book Cover Fishing for a Living
978-1-55017-093-1 · 1-55017-093-7 · 1993 · Hardback
CAD$36.95 · USD$36.95
Winner of the 1994 Bill Duthie Booksellers Choice Award for BC Book of the Year.
Book Cover The Fraser River
978-1-55017-147-1 · 1-55017-147-X · 1996 · Hardback
CAD$39.95 · USD$39.95
Winner of the Roderick Haig-Brown BC Book Prize
Book Cover Still Fishin': The BC Fishing Industry Revisited
978-1-55017-467-0 · 1-55017-467-3 · March 2010 · Paperback
CAD$26.95 · USD$26.95
An invaluable account of BC coastal fishing and an update of the classic BC bestseller, Fishing for a Living.