SMITH, Peter L.




Author Tags: Education

Peter L. Smith, a UVic classics professor, has written histories of education in Victoria and he co-wrote Ghosts on the Grade: Hiking and Biking Abandoned Railways on Southern Vancouver Island as well as Wings Across the Water: Victoria's Flying Heritage 1871-1971 (Harbour 2005), co-authored with 87-year-old aviation photographer Elwood White.

BOOKS:

Come Give a Cheer: One Hundred Years of Victoria High School (Victoria: Victoria High School, 1976).

Plautus: Three Comedies. Cornell UP, 1991. Smith, Peter L., trans.

A Multitude of the Wise: UVic Remembered (The Alumni Association of the University of Victoria, 1993).

The Development of the Gordon Head Campus (University of Victoria, 1998). With Martin J. Segger.

Ghosts on the Grade: Hiking and Biking Abandoned Railways on Southern Vancouver Island (Empire, 2001). With Ian Baird.

Wings Across the Water: Victoria's Flying Heritage 1871-1971 (Harbour 2005) $28.95

[Photo: Elwood White, age 20]

[BCBW 2005]