Shaping up, and . . . Shipping out - The last years of the Nelson Harbour Board

By: Moore, Bill

Price: NZ$65.25

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Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


No signatures. Narrow split to gutter at title page. A 1/2" tear at head of dust-jacket spine. Some rubbing to dust-jacket. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; iv, 150 pages. Blue boards with coppery-metallic lettering on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 241 x 174mm. Numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations. History of the Nelson Harbour Board. "This book was commissioned to cover the last years of the Nelson Harbour Board, 1978 to 1989." Contents: An Outline, 1841-1978; Trade: Endings and Beginnings; The Port Plan: Swings and Roundabouts; Boaties: The Pleasure and The Pain; The Fishing Industry: Groaning and Growing; In and Out of the Water; Here, There and Everywhere; Port Reform: The Cart before the Horse"; The Final Year; At a Glance; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.

Title: Shaping up, and . . . Shipping out - The last years of the Nelson Harbour Board

Author Name: Moore, Bill

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Nelson, Port Nelson Ltd under contract to Nelson Harbour Board: (1990)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 19428