The Resource Development derailed : Calgary and the CPR, 1962-64, Max Foran

Development derailed : Calgary and the CPR, 1962-64, Max Foran

Label
Development derailed : Calgary and the CPR, 1962-64
Title
Development derailed
Title remainder
Calgary and the CPR, 1962-64
Statement of responsibility
Max Foran
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Development Derailed unravels a fascinating story of how politics undermined promise. The text outlines a proposal put forth in 1962 to develop the lands held by the Canadian Pacific Railway in downtown Calgary. Greeted with excitement and visions of enhanced tax revenues, increased land values, and new investment opportunities the plans ultimately fell prey to conflict between corporate rigidity and an unorganized, ill-informed civic administration and city council. Drawing on the private records of Rod Sykes, the CPR's onsite negotiator and later Calgary's mayor, Max Foran unravels the fasci
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
971.23/3803
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC118.C3
LC item number
F67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Development derailed : Calgary and the CPR, 1962-64, Max Foran
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn812064556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781927356098
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9781927356081
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37256890
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812064556
  • pebc1927356083

Library Locations

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