Long Distance Please: The Story of the TransCanada Telephone System.

By: Ogle, E. B.

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8vo - 23.5 x 19 cm.; [1] - 300 - [2] pp. Off white cloth over boards with dark brown lettering on spine. Housed in a matching slip case. Mapped end papers - back only. A history one of the world's largest telephone systems built from 10 individual entities: Alberta Government Telephones, Bell Canada, British Columbia Telephone Company, The Island Telephone Company, Manitoba Telephone System, Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Company Limited, The Newfoundland Telephone Company Limited, The New Brunswick Telephone Company Limited, Saskatchewan Telecommunications and Telesat Canada. Illustrated with black and white photographs with a Chronology, a Glossary, a nine page bibliography, and a three page index. The back panel of the slip case shows mild soiling, else fine.

Title: Long Distance Please: The Story of the TransCanada Telephone System.

Author Name: Ogle, E. B.

Categories: Canadiana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Collins: 1979

ISBN Number: 0002161672

ISBN Number 13: 9780002161671

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 17572

Keywords: Canada Canadiana History Communication Telecommunication Telephones Alberta Bell Canada British Columbia