Title: River That Missed The Boat. 1st pr.
Publisher:  Petheric Press, Halifax , 1975,
Seller ID: 11381
GRANTMYRE, Barbara. The River That Missed The Boat. Halifax : Petheric Press, (April 1975). First Edition. Pp (4), 1-102, (2), + 12 pp.photos / maps. 8vo, card covers. On the Shubenacadie River and Canal. A popular and anecdotal history of Shubenacadie River and Canal, from the pre-contact period tothe end of the nineteenth century. Includes descriptions of Acadian settle ment in the region, the expedition of Captain William Owen RN, the sporadicdevelopment of the waterway, and of the development of shipbuilding at Mai tland. With bibliography. Very good. 15.00