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History of shipbuilding in British Columbia.

History of shipbuilding in British Columbia.

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Published by Marine Retirees Association in [Vancouver?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Shipyards -- British Columbia.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsMarine Retirees Association., Marine Workers and Boilermakers Industrial Union. Local No. 1 (Vancouver, B.C.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM299.7.C3 H57 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination170 p. :
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3802124M
      LC Control Number81106628

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations, maps, portraits ; 29 cm: Contents: Steel shipbuilding in British Columbia --Those shipbuilding McLarens --The challenge of wartime shipbuilding --Post-war downsizing and adjustment () --No assets, no overhead: starting a new.

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The long inland waterways and coastlines, rich timber supplies, fisheries and offshore oil, together with the need to export natural resources, have generated a. British Columbia surpassed other provinces in total value of contracts and numbers employed, with twenty-three large and small firms engaged in shipbuilding.

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