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Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson has taught history, English, and creative writing in high schools and colleges in Canada for over thirty-five years. He has written several books on BC maritime history, including Glyphs and Gallows: The Rock Art of Clo-oose and the Wreck of the John Bright; Voyages of Hope: The Saga of the Bride-Ships; Quarantined: Life and Death at William Head Station, 1872–1959; and, with John Walls, To the Lighthouse: An Explorer’s Guide to the Island Lighthouses of Southwestern BC. He has also written and directed a documentary film on Lake Winnipeg, which was shown on CBC television, and published interpretive articles on Dostoevsky’s The Brothers Karamazov and George Orwell’s 1984. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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A Not-So-Savage Land

A Not-So-Savage Land

The Art and Times of Frederick Whymper, 1838–1901
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Glyphs and Gallows

Glyphs and Gallows

The Art of Clo-oose and the Wreck of John Bright
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Quarantined

Quarantined

Life and Death at William Head Station, 1872-1959
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To the Lighthouse

To the Lighthouse

An Explorer's Guide to the Island Lighthouses of Southwestern BC
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Voyages of Hope

Voyages of Hope

The Saga of the Bride-Ships
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