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The Summer of 1744: A Portrait of Life in 18Th-Century Louisbourg

By: Johnston, A. J. B.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Government Pub Centre: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16801350

ISBN: 0660112639

Condition: Good


0660112639 119 pages including references and many black and white photos. "Provides a broad overview of the events that shaped the lives of the inhabitants of Louisbourg in the summer of 1744. In writing it I attempted, for the first time, to suggest in a general way what people's thoughts and feelings might have been at different points during the summer." - from Preface. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. View more info

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Defending Halifax: Ordnance, 1825-1906/Cat No R64-81-1981-46E (History and Archaeology, No 46)

By: Johnston, A. J. B.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ottowa, Canadian Government Pub Centre: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 233G0799

ISBN: 0660108429

Condition: Good


0660108429 155 pages. Footnotes. Black and white diagrams and reproductions of archival photos. "The purpose of this report is twofold: first, to describe and assess the impact the series of developments in armament during the latter half of the 19th century had generally on the defences of Halifax and second, to trace the history of the Citadel's ordnance in two markedly different eras, smooth beore (1825-60s) and rifled (1860s-1900)" - from Abstract. Average wear. Prior owner's ink stamp covered by blank white label upon title page, otherwise unmarked. A sound copy of this info... View more info