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Waterwheels in the Service of British Columbia's Pioneers by  Wallace L Liddicoat - First Edition - 1996 - from RareNonFiction.com (SKU: 644H5123)

Waterwheels in the Service of British Columbia's Pioneers

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Waterwheels in the Service of British Columbia's Pioneers

by Liddicoat, Wallace L

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ISBN 13
9781550564556
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Canada: Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries), 1996. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. pp.[6], iii, 163, iv-vii, [2]. Bibliography. Chronology of Relevant Discoveries and Historical Events. Generously illustrated with informative diagrams, maps and black and white reproductions of archival photos. "An account of how, in a little more than a century, water-driven prime movers affected the economic growth of Canada's most western province." - [5]. Presented in three parts: Activities of the Early Fur Traders; British Columbia's Colonial Period; Advances in Hydraulic Technology during the First 50 years of the Province's History, including the first hydro-electric power stations. The product of lengthy and extensive study involving visits to most sites mentioned and museums and archives throughout the Pacific Northwest. As new. Appears unread. Glossy white illustrated boards. Dust jacket preserved in clear Brodart. An excellent copy of this important, unique, and very informative reference. Gift Quality..

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Waterwheels in the Service of British Columbia's Pioneers
Author
Liddicoat, Wallace L
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1550564552
ISBN 13
9781550564556
Publisher
Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries)
Place of Publication
Canada
Date Published
1996
Keywords
Waterwheels - British Columbia, Grist Mills, Water-powered Mills
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Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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