By: Bleakney, J. Sherman
Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2004
Seller ID: 19240
Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar.; B&W Illustrations; 9.8 X 7.1 X 0.9 inches; 221 pages; "This is a detailed account of how early Acadian settlers turned the Grand Pre tidal marshes into fertile farming land. It also explores the unique and elegant engineering principles and practices used by the Acadians and looks at how their culture influenced their success in mastering this marshland region."" View More...