The Prairie W.A.S.P.;: A history of the rural municipality of Oakland, Manitoba

By: Stuart, J. A. D

Price: $195.00

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Book Condition: Fair


B0007J4UO6 Signed and inscribed by author upon title page. 258 pages. 8vo. Index. Footnotes. Maps and lists of historic landowners and their holdings. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Illustrated endpapers. "A readable account of the early history of the Rural Municipality of Oakland, Manitoba, one of the most British municipalities in Manitoba. Focuses on the years 1879 to 1889 and contains pioneering anecdotes, literary selections, factual information on the problems of homesteading, threats of secession from Canada and local glimpses of such issues as the Riel Rebellion and the Manitoba School Question." - dust jacket. Above-average external wear and soiling to book. Binding intact. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. HACKETT (2e) 863, ARTIBISE 1202.

Title: The Prairie W.A.S.P.;: A history of the rural municipality of Oakland, Manitoba

Author Name: Stuart, J. A. D

Categories: Signed, Canadian History, Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Prairie Pub. Co: 1969

ISBN Number: B0007J4UO6

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 648H3806

Keywords: R.M. Rural Municipality of Oakland, Manitoba, Wawanesa, History, settlers, Pioneers,