The Remarkable Past: Tales from My Country and the Wild Frontier

The Remarkable Past: Tales from My Country and the Wild Frontier

by Pierre Berton
     
 
Berton brings the past alive with true stories of mystery and romance, tragedy and heroism, from the piracy of Bill Johnston, scourge of the St. Lawrence, to the weird saga of Brother XII and his mystic cult on Vancouver Island.

About the Author: Pierre Berton, Canada's most popular historian and a member of the Newsman's Hall of Fame, was born in the Yukon and

Overview

Berton brings the past alive with true stories of mystery and romance, tragedy and heroism, from the piracy of Bill Johnston, scourge of the St. Lawrence, to the weird saga of Brother XII and his mystic cult on Vancouver Island.

About the Author: Pierre Berton, Canada's most popular historian and a member of the Newsman's Hall of Fame, was born in the Yukon and educated at UBC. He has received three Governor General's Awards, two Nellies, two National Newspaper Awards, the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour, and an award from the National History Society. He holds twelve honorary degrees and is a Companion of the Order of Canada.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780771013577
Publisher:
McClelland & Stewart Ltd.
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
367
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.89(d)

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