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It Came by the Boat Load Essays on Rum Running

By: Robinson, Geoffrey; Robinson, Dorothy

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Tyne Valley, PEI, Geoffrey Robinson & Dorothy Robinson: 1995

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 19132

ISBN: 0969194390

Condition: Very Good+

Card covers show some shelf wear, small notation on front fly leaf. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.9 X 5.9 X 0.4 inches; 136 pages; "Between 1920 and 1941, many hundreds of vessels of all shapes and sizes scurried up and down the Atlantic coast taking alcohol, in one form or another, to the United States and Canada. The quantity of liquor involved was so large that it boggles the mind to think of it. Take a minute or so to look at page II, an extract of the Special Parliamentary Committee on the Department of Customs and Excise which sat in 1926. It lists the alcoholic drink... View more info