SMITH, Marilyn Gurney
Title: King's Yard : An Illustrated History of the Halifax Dockyard. With errata.
Publisher:  Nimbus, Halifax, 1985, ISBN:0920852440
Seller ID: 87642
SMITH, Marilyn Gurney. The King's Yard : An Illustrated History of the Halifax Dockyard. Halifax : Nimbus Publishing Limited, 1985. First Edition. Pp (4),5-56. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled blue card covers. With errata slip laid in at title page. "The King's Yard has been the site of naval activity on the western side of the north Atlantic formore than two hundred years. It has been terra firma to sailors from all o ver the world. If the stones and timbers of the wharves could talk, they could tell a tale or two of maritime history. Marilyn Gurney Smith, curator of Maritime Command Museum, CFB Stadacona, has uncovered the story of the growth of the Yard, with illustrations from the Age of Sail to the Age of theMicro-chip. The King's Yard proudly celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the Canadian Navy." - from the rear cover. Very good. 20.00