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"Inbound to Vancouver - West Coast Maritime Series #5" (used book)

"Inbound to Vancouver - West Coast Maritime Series #5" (used book)

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Inbound to Vancouver - West Coast Maritime Series #5

by S.C. Heal

 

About the Book

Used book. Paperback. Good Condition.

INBOUND TO VANCOUVER looks at Vancouver and the smaller ports of B.C. as a distinct shipping market in its own right, generating export cargoes, receiving imports, originating charters, acting as a destination for a great variety of foreign shipping, all serviced by steamship agencies and brokers who became a real force in the period covered. It has been home port to several notable Canadian shipping lines, owned and operated by personalities who have left their mark for posterity. This account deals with window of history in the period to 1945 and the end of the Second World War.