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THOMPSON, A CITY AND ITS PEOPLE by  Graham Buckingham - First Edition; First Printing - 1988 - from Ravenswood Books and Biblio.com

THOMPSON, A CITY AND ITS PEOPLE

by Buckingham, Graham

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Manitoba: Thompson Historical, Heritage & Museum Society. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0889255105 . Hardcover is clean & tight, fine other than small inscription (covered by front flap) inside front cover and slight paper break at crease near spine. Otherwise unmarked. Jacket has light scuffing & light creasing of rear top, not price clipped. "...In many ways the story of Thompson from the early days of the 1950's and 60's to its place today as the 3rd largest city in Manitoba is typical of the North as a whole. It is a story of dedication, hard work and triumph over the elements. It is a story of hope & vision, of growth, decline and then growth again. Above all else, it is the story of people, working successfully together to develop a strong community..."--Steve Ashton, M. L. A. Profuse b/w photos. (*Note: due to it's heavy weight, there will be an addt'l shipping charge to most locations); 4to 11" - 13" tall; 312 pages .


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