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Derek Hayes

Derek Hayes, a geographer by training, has a passion for old maps and what they can reveal about the past. He is the author of the bestselling Historical Atlas Series (Douglas & McIntyre), which includes the Historical Atlas of CanadaHistorical Atlas of Vancouver and the Lower Fraser ValleyHistorical Atlas of Toronto and Historical Atlas of Early Railways. He holds two degrees in geography and worked for a time as a planner with the Vancouver City Planning Commission and as a real estate consultant. He lives in White Rock, BC.


Book Cover Iron Road West: An Illustrated History of British Columbia's Railways
978-1-55017-838-8 · 1-55017-838-5 · November 2018 · Hardback
CAD$44.95 · USD$44.95

An exciting visual account of how railways shaped the history of British Columbia.