THE ABASAND FIASCO: the rise and fall of a brave pioneer Oil Sands extraction plant
Edmonton, Alberta: Friesen Printers, 1980. Quarto, pale green cloth. pp 148, . Well illustrated with photos. Rippling from damp to lower portion of text throughout, but no visible tide mark; else fine, no owner names. Dust jacket has nicks, short tear, very small chips, some damp rippling; VG otherwise. Story of a failed attempt to commercially extract oil from the oil sands near Fort McMurray, Northern Alberta, from 1913 through the 1940s.