Discover Ontario: Stories Of The Province's Unique People And Places

April 23, 2016|
Discover Ontario: Stories Of The Province's Unique People And Places by Terry Boyle
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An exploration of the unique and unusual places in Ontario that are steeped in history and folklore.

Using updated and archival material from Discover Ontario, a popular radio show that ran from 1987 until 2004, author Terry Boyle invites you to explore the hidden, unusual, and unknown sites and stories from around Ontario.

Revisit an era of mobsters and rum-runners during the years of prohibition. Traverse the deadly waves of the Hudson Bay and visit the watery graves of shipwrecks scattered among the province''s waterways and coastlines. Learn about Project Magnet, the Canadian government''s top-secret mission to observe and study UFOs. Discover the Ontario connection to the mysterious Crystal Skull of Indiana Jones fame. Or take a day trip to explore the beauty of the natural world and the rich history of many of Ontario''s communities.

Told in a series of short vignettes drawing on a combination of local history and Canadian folklore, Discover Ontario reveals all this and more - a side of the province not often shared in guidebooks.
Terry Boyle is a Canadian author, lecturer, and teacher who has shared his passion for history and folklore in many books since 1976, including four Haunted Ontario titles. He has hosted television''s Creepy Canada and radio''s Discover Ontario on Classical 103.1 FM. He lives near Burk''s Falls, Ontario.
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Title:Discover Ontario: Stories Of The Province's Unique People And Places
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:240 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:240 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 in
Published:April 23, 2016
Publisher:Dundurn Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781459732209

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