Second to None : North Vancouver built warships (PDF)
North Vancouver was once home to the largest shipyard in Canada and this book tells the story of the naval ships built there for the Royal Canadian Navy and the Royal Navy. These ships included famous types such as Bangor Class minesweepers, Flower Class corvettes and destroyer escorts of the 1950s and 60s. With the National Shipbuilding Procurement set to order $8 billion worth of non-combatant ships to Seaspan of North Vancouver, this book details the heritage of this area of shipbuilding excellence. Illustrated.