Topics: why the canal was built; building the canal; financial worries; John By; cruising the canal from Kingston to Chaffeys Lock; cruising the Rideau lakes from Chaffeys Lock to Poonamalie; going down the Rideau to Poonamalie to Ottawa; Hog's Back; Bytown; etc. Appendices and index.
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Date Published: 1960
Place Published: Toronto
Condition: Very good +
Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Good
Details: xiv, 249 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Maps on endpapers. Brown cloth in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Small chips and tears to jacket edges. Signed by the author on title page.