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The authors use a long-wave framework to examine the historical evolution of British industrial capitalism since the late-18th century, and present a challenging and distinctive economic history of modern and contemporary Britain. The book is intended for undergraduate courses on the economic history of modern Britain within history, economic and…
In 1971, he was awarded the Order of Canada for his efforts, and in 1991 he received the Order of British Columbia. McTaggart-Cowan died in April 2010, shortly before his one hundredth birthday-his legacy an endowment to the world that so enthralled him.
With over three hundred photographs, testimonials from those he mentored, and descriptions of those who galvanized him, this book is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in Ian McTaggart-Cowan’s life and the evolution of conservation in the province. It also includes explanations both of his major works and the theses of his students. Originally intended as his centenary birthday gift, Ian McTaggart-Cowan: The Legacy of a Pioneering Biologist, Educator and Conservationist is a tribute to, and celebration of, a man who has left a rich and enduring legacy for a province, this nation, and our world.