Causeway

Paperback | September 2, 2007

byLinden Macintyre

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Causeway is L inden MacIntyre’s evocative memoir of his Cape Breton childhood. At once a vibrant coming-of-age story, a portrait of a vanishing way of life and a reflection on fathers and sons, the narrative revolves around the construction of the Canso Causeway that would link the small Cape Breton village of MacIntyre’s childhood to the wide world of the mainland. Shot through with humour, humanity and vivid characters, Causeway is an extraordinary book, a memoir that has set a new standard for the genre.

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Causeway is L inden MacIntyre’s evocative memoir of his Cape Breton childhood. At once a vibrant coming-of-age story, a portrait of a vanishing way of life and a reflection on fathers and sons, the narrative revolves around the construction of the Canso Causeway that would link the small Cape Breton village of MacIntyre’s childhood to ...

LINDEN MACINTYRE is one of Canada?s most distinguished broadcast journalists. The winner of nine Gemini Awards, he is the co-host of CBC Television?s the fifth estate, and has been involved in the production of documentaries and stories from all over the world. MacIntyre was born in St. Lawrence, Newfoundland, and grew up in Port Hasti...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 1 inPublished:September 2, 2007Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0002557207

ISBN - 13:9780002557207

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"Linden MacIntyre's Cape Breton memoir is full of delightful, poignant recollections.... It is emotionally moving, full of sadness and humour.... Hardly a page goes by without a laugh out loud or at least a smile.... This book should give pleasure to everyone." (The Globe and Mail)