Where the Water Meets the Land

John Boileau

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ISBN: 9780973883022

Where the Water Meets the Land

  Author:   John Boileau    
  Publisher:  Saltscapes

In 1976, the Waterfront Development Corporation Limited was created, with responsibilities for the redevelopment of the Halifax, Dartmouth and-later-Bedford waterfronts to restore the flavour and vigour of an earlier time. In Where the Water Meets the Land, author and historian John Boileau recounts the story of Halifax Harbour and its waterfront from prehistory to the modern day, detailing the rise and decline of the historic area, and its rejuvenation during the last 30 years under the guidance of the Waterfront Development Corporation Limited.

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ISBN associated with this title:9780973883022
Item MC0100
PublisherSaltscapes
PublisherSaltscapes
Published onSeptember 11 2007
Language eng
Pages 80
Format Paperback
Dimensions8.5(in) x 8(in)
Shipping weight235(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
John Boileau served in the Canadian Army for thirty-seven years, retiring as a colonel in 1999, and is currently the Honorary Colonel of The Halifax Rifles (RCAC). He is the author of thirteen books and more than 500 magazine and newspaper articles. Two of his books, Fastest in the World and Halifax and the Royal Canadian Navy, have both been shortlisted for the Dartmouth Book Award for Non-Fiction. John and his wife, Miriam, live in Bedford, Nova Scotia.