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Vanport by  Manly Maben - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 1987 - from Book Happy Booksellers (SKU: 016356)

Vanport

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Vanport

by Maben, Manly

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  • paperback
  • Signed
  • First
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ISBN 10
087595118X
ISBN 13
9780875951188
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Portland, OR: Oregon Historical Society Press, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Fine. 9" x 9" Softcover; 151pp; Covers clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, as new, Fine condition. Signed by Author. History of the city of Vanport, Oregon, situated on a flood plain between Vancouver, Washington and Portland, Oregon, and which was conceived in 1942 as a temporary housing project for families of war-time shipyard workers. The temporary city was destroyed by flood on Memorial Day, 1948. Illustrated with photos.

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bookseller
Book Happy Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
016356
Title
Vanport
Author
Maben, Manly
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
087595118X
ISBN 13
9780875951188
Publisher
Oregon Historical Society Press
Place of Publication
Portland, OR
Date Published
1987
Keywords
history oregon pacific northwest portland vanport wwii african-american disasters flooding labor
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