Stephanie White, "Unbuilt Calgary: A History of the City That Might Have Been"
English | ISBN: 1459703308 | 2012 | EPUB | 232 pages | 4,7 MB
Calgary is a typical boom-and-bust town that was first based on ranching and farming, then oil and gas, and now energy. And energy is what its citizens have, whether for skiing, work, or construction. It is a city that leaps ahead eagerly to new futures and rarely looks back., but Calgary can also be an unsentimental city, discarding its ideas, plans, and buildings with ease.