Canada's Rocky Mountains

Canada’s Rocky Mountains

A History in Photographs

By (author): Faye Reineberg Holt
ISBN 9781894974998
Softcover | Publication Date: May 3, 2010
Book Dimensions: 6 in x 9 in
112 Pages
$14.95 CAD

About the Book

The grandeur of the Canadian Rockies has captivated hearts and minds, challenged the daring and athletic and fired the imaginations of writers, photographers and other artists. In this book, images ranging from simple to iconic to surprising capture that rich heritage.

Discover the people, legends and little-known facts of this area’s past. Meet the men and women who conquered peaks and built lives in mountain communities. Through narrative and image, revel in the parks and hinterlands that have endlessly fascinated tourists.

Faye invites locals and tourists alike to marvel at the photos, consider the science of the mountain landscape and catch glimpses of yesterday in the sports, culture and real-life adventure of Canada’s Rocky Mountains.

About the Author(s)

Faye Reineberg Holt was born in Alberta and lives in Calgary. Formerly a high school English teacher and an educational officer for Glenbow Museum, she is an alumnus of the University of Alberta and a member of numerous historical societies and writing organizations. Faye´s many books on western Canadian history explore subjects through both image and narrative. She knows that a photo is both a work of art and a medium to convey stories.