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The ambitious city

Warren F. Sommer

The ambitious city

a history of the city of North Vancouver

by Warren F. Sommer

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Published by Harbour Pub. in Madeira Park, BC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWarren Sommer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsFC
The Physical Object
Pagination342 p. :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22751670M
ISBN 109781550174113
OCLC/WorldCa79256028

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Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it */5(21). The Ambitious City details the fascinating story of North Vancouver, from the migration of the Squamish people to Burrard Inlet, to the settlement of Moodyville in the s through to the city's incorporation in plans and newspaper cartoons.

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Dredging is nearly completed on the ambitious waterfront project the mayor hopes will revive his mini rust belt of. The Ambitious City A MacNeice Mystery A MacNeice Mystery: Book 2 Scott Thornley As a local biker war rages — seven shrink-wrapped corpses have been found buried on a farm just outside of Dundurn — an ambitious waterfront project meant to.

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Dredging is nearly completed on the ambitious waterfront project the mayor hopes will revive his mini rust belt of a city, but the. The Ambitious City A History of the City of North Vancouver (Book): Sommer, Warren F.: North Vancouver is one of the most historic areas of BC's Lower Mainland, with a district population of more thanpeople, and more t living in the City of North Vancouver itself.

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