Welcome to Resisterville: American Dissidents in British Columbia

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Between 1965 and 1975, thousands of American migrants traded their established lives for a new beginning in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. Some were non-violent resisters who opposed the war in Vietnam. But a larger group was inspired by the ideals of the 1960s counterculture and, hoping to flee the restrictive demands of their parents' world, they set out to build a peaceful, egalitarian society in the Canadian wilderness. Even today, their success is evident, as these impassioned ideals still define ...

Welcome to Resisterville: American Dissidents in British Columbia 2014, UBC Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780774827348

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Welcome to Resisterville: American Dissidents in British Columbia 2014, UBC Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780774827331

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