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Richard Somerset Mackie

Photo: Dick McQuinn, at the Doghouse Restaurant 2005

Richard Mackie is the editor of The Ormsby Review in Vancouver.

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Island Timber: A Social History of the Comox Logging Company, Vancouver Island. Victoria: Sono Nis Press, 2000
Trading Beyond the Mountains: the British Fur Trade on the Pacific, 1793-1843. Vancouver: UBC Press, 1997.
The Wilderness Profound: Victorian Life on the Gulf of Georgia. Victoria: Sono Nis Press, 1995.
Hamilton Mack Laing: Hunter-Naturalist. Sono Nis Press, 1985 (out of print)
Mountain Timber: The Comox Logging Company in the Vancouver Island Mountains. Sono Nis Press, 2009


Lieutenant-Governor's Medal for Trading Beyond the Mountains, 1998.
Lieutenant-Governor's Medal for Island Timber, 2001
Short-listed for Lieutenant-Governor's Medal for Hunter Naturalist, 1986
Short-listed for Haig-Brown Prize for Island Timber, 2001
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