Big Daddy, Frederick G. Gardiner and the Building of Metropolitan Toronto.

By: Colton, Timothy J.

Price: $13.50

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 216 pp. This biography of Gardiner (1895-1983) mainly focuses on his time as the "founding boss" of Metro Toronto advocating for expansion, with little public consultation, deserving of the name "political bulldozer". Photos, footnotes, index. A clean, tight copy with a dust jackey in very good condition. Only fault is a price stamped on half-title page.

Title: Big Daddy, Frederick G. Gardiner and the Building of Metropolitan Toronto.

Author Name: Colton, Timothy J.

Categories: Canadiana - Biography,

Publisher: Toronto, Canada., University of Toronto Press.: 1980

ISBN Number: 0802023932

ISBN Number 13: 9780802023933

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 32444

Keywords: Canada; History; Biography; Ontario; Toronto; Progressive Conservative Pary; Frederick G. Gardiner; Lorne Cumming; George A Drew; Leslie Frost; Mitchell Hepburn; Allan Lamport; Nathan Phillips;