Tolerable Good Anchorage
A Capsule History of St. John's, NewfoundlandBook - 1995
The history of St. John's, like the history of Newfoundland itself, is centred on the sea. The city's initial function was to serve as a seasonal mercantile centre to support the fishing fleets which came to exploit the abundant fish stocks of the island's shores Its secondary function was as a military garrison town.
Publisher: St. John's, Nfld. : Creative Publishers, 1995
Branch Call Number: 971/.81/Rus 359401 1
Characteristics: xi, 96 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm