BCHF News John Herd Thompson (1946-2019)

John Herd Thompson (1946-2019)

Dr. John Herd Thompson, a former history department chair at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, has died at 72. His books included British Columbia: Land of Promises (2005, co-authored with Patricia Roy). He also taught at Simon Fraser University and McGill University and was a consultant on the Heritage Minutes series. He retired in 2012 and moved back to BC. Read his full obituary by clicking here.