Industry in the Wilderness: The People, the Buildings, the Machines -- Heritage in Northwestern Ontario (Paperback)Frank Rasky (author)
Paperback 128 Pages / Published: 01/01/1983
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Filled with photographs, both historic and contemporary, this engaging book looks at the industrial pioneers of northwestern Ontario, and the activites which brought themt o the wildnerness: surveying, railroading, lumber, gold, bush piloting, transportation, and hydro power. Rasky lets the pioneers tell their own story, through their own reminiscences, and by the monuments they have left behind. Published with the assistance of the Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Culture, and the Ontario Ministry of Northern Affairs.
Publisher: Dundurn Group Ltd
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 316 g
Dimensions: 280 x 216 x 6 mm
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