The Alexandria Canal: Its History & Preservation


The Alexandria Canal: Its History & Preservation

HAHN, Thomas Swiftwater; KEMP, Emory L.

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Foreword by Annaeus M. Brouwer. Topics: Virginia canals and the International Improvements Movement; Alexandria Canal construction and early years of operation; excavation and rehabilitation of the tide lock and basin; canal glossary; biographical sketches of Turnbull & Ewing; extracts from Ewing's field notebooks.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: West Virginia University Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1992
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Institute for the History of Technology & Industrial Archaeology Monograph Series Volume I, Number 1. xvi, 76 p. 28 cm. Frontispiece and 91 b&w illustrations. Softcover. Former owner's label on first page. Signed by Hahn on title.

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