Title: Burrard Inlet : A History. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park, B.C., 2001, ISBN:1550172727
Seller ID: 106076
ARMITAGE, Doreen. Burrard Inlet : A History. (Madeira Park, B.C.) : HarbourPublishing, (2001). First Edition. Pp (8),9-324,(4). Illustrated throughou t with over 135 b&w photos. Also maps and other illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This book is both a carefully researched history and an entertaining account of the full range of vigorous human activity that helped shape a busy, beautiful waterway and one of the world's magnificent cities." -from the dj. Chapters : 1. Early Exploration:1791-1792; 2. The First Commercial Enterprises:1850-1870; 3. The Foundations for Maturity:1870-1890; 4. Growth and Development:1890-1910; 5. A World Port:1910-1935; 6. The War and Beyond:1935-1960; 7. Expansion, Reclamation and Protection:1960-2001; 8. The Port of Vancover. With notes, bibliography and index. Very good in dustjacket. 25.00