R.M. Patterson: A Life of Great Adventure

byDavid Finch

Paperback | August 10, 2009

R.M. Patterson: A Life of Great Adventure by David Finch
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David Finch’s highly regarded biography of R.M. Patterson is now available in paperback. The escapades of this great Canadian are brought to life in a story that combines the lure of gold, the thrill of wilderness exploration and comic tales about life on a southern Alberta ranch. With access to Patterson’s diaries, letters and photographs, as well as numerous interviews with Patterson and members of his family, Finch recounts the adventurous life of this well-loved outdoorsman, writer and rancher and sheds light on some of what Patterson left unsaid.

Born in pre-revolutionary Cuba, David Finch is the only son of Canadian missionaries. After completing a portion of his education in Canada and Venezuela, Finch came to Canada for good and earned a master’s degree in post-confederation Canadian history at the University of Calgary. He presently lives in Calgary with his wife and daught...
Title:R.M. Patterson: A Life of Great AdventureFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:312 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.81 inShipping dimensions:312 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.81 inPublished:August 10, 2009Publisher:TouchWood EditionsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1894898958

ISBN - 13:9781894898959

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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