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Bowen Island Passenger Ferries: The Sannie Transportation Company 1921-1956

Ommundsen, Peter D.

ISBN 10: 0968208401 / ISBN 13: 9780968208403
Published by Peter D. Ommundsen, Castlegar, B.C., 1997
Used Condition Very Good Soft Cover
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This is the carefully documented history of early travel to Bowen Island, SIGNED by the author. Grey soft cover with black titling on spine and front, black and white map and illustrations throughout, 64 pages. With the exception of some minor shelf wear, this book is in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 016396

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This book features numerous photos of early Canadian ferries, including classic wooden boats such as launches and speed boats. Photos are reproduced on high quality paper. The book tells the story of early travel to the Bowen Island holiday resort during the period 1921 - 1956. The central character in this enterprise was Tommy White, who became known to thousands of vacationers. White coped with competitors, politicians, and the Great Depression. This is a true story of boats, people, politics, and romance.
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Title: Bowen Island Passenger Ferries: The Sannie ...

Publisher: Peter D. Ommundsen, Castlegar, B.C.

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author

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