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Author Name    Ball, Norman R., senior editor. Preface by William D. Hurst. (Phyllis Rose, Larry McNally, Paul-Andre Linteau, Christopher Andreae, Robert Passfield, A.A. Den Otter, Arnold Roos, Letty Anderson, Douglas Baldwin, Mark Fram, Jean Simonton, et al.)

Title   BUILDING CANADA: A HISTORY OF PUBLIC WORKS.

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto University of Toronto Press 1988

ISBN Number    0802034497 / 9780802034496

Seller ID   28631

336 pp, small 4to (10 1/4" H). B&w photographs, reproductions. "(T)ells the story of the public works that helped to transform Canada from wilderness to a modern country." Contents: Bridges; Roads, Streets, and Highways; Urban Mass Transit; Railways; Waterways; Irrigation and Flood Control; Electricity; Sewerage; Solid Waste; Public Buildings; Airports; Building Cities. Minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has very minor edge wear/wrinkling, very light rubbing on rear panel, a few tiny dents on rear hinge.

Public  Works,  Bridges,  Roads,  Streets,  Highways,  Urban  Mass  Transit,  Railways,  Waterways,  Irrigation,  Flood  Control,  Electricity,  Water  Supply,  Sewerage,  Solid  Waste,  Buildings,  Airports,  Cities,  Julie  Harris,  Alan  F.J.  Artibise,  Abitibi,  Air  Routes,  Airfields,  Alberta,  Automobiles,  Bacteriology,  Bay  Of  Fundy,  Suspension  Bridges,  Timber  Bridges,  Concrete  Bridges,  British  Columbia,  Burlington  Bay,  Buses,  Calgary,  Canada,  Canadian  Pacific  Railway,  Canadian  National  Railways,  Canals,  Carillon  Canal,  Central  Business  Districts,  Cape  Breton,  Chambly  Canal,  Cholera,  Confederation,  Court  Houses,  Dams,  Depression,  Depressions,  Dikes,  Disease,  Epidemics,  Divided  Highways,  Edmonton,  Electrical  Power  Industry,  Hydroelectricity,  Thermal-Generation,  Sanitary  Engineering,  Erie  Canal,  Fires,  First  World  War,  Flood  Control,  Floods,  Flood-Plain  Development,  Fraser  River,  Gramd  River,  Grand  Trunk  Railway,  Great  Lakes,  Halifax,  Hamilton,  Hazardous  Waste,  Hydro,  Incinerators,  Industrialization,  Irrigation,  Irrigation  Systems,  Kootenay,  Lachine  Canal,  Lake  Erie,  Lake  Ontario,  Lake  Superior,  Landfill,  Land  Grants,  Lighthouses,  Locks,  London,  Montreal,  Niagara  Falls,  Niagara  River,  Ontario,  Ontario  Hydro,  Ottawa,  Ottawa  River,  Public  Buildings,  Quebec,  Rapid  Transit,  Red  River,  Saint  John,  St  John  River,  St  Lawrence  River,  Second  World  War,  Sewage,  Sewage  Treatment,  Snow,  Solid  Waste,  South  Saskatchewan,  Streetcars,  Suburbanization,  Toronto,  Truss  Construction,  Typhus,  Typhoid,  Urbanization,  Vancouver,  Victoria,  Water  Filtration,  Water  Pumping  Stations,  Water  Treatment,  Water-Supply,  Welland  Canal,  Windsor,  Winnipeg. 

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