Rose of Acadia

byMargaret M. SaundersIntroduction byGwendolyn Davies

Paperback | November 7, 2002

Rose of Acadia by Margaret M. Saunders
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Rose of Acadia is a passionate story about the legacy of the past--personal and historical--and how it shapes lives in the present.

Driven by his great-grandfather's vow to make amends to the descendants of one wronged Acadian, Vesper Nimmo sets out from Boston for Nova Scotia's French Shore, one hundred and fifty years after the Acadian Deportation. There he finds his own "Evangeline"--the beautiful Rose à Charlitte--but discovers they cannot be together until both are freed from the burdens of the past.

Rose of Acadia is a moving story of how the past can be redeemed by action in the present.

A Formac Fiction Treasures series title.
MARGARET MARSHALL SAUNDERS was descended on both sides of her family from New England Planters who had immigrated to Nova Scotia in the 1760s. A native of Halifax, she campaigned for humane treatment of animals, and integrated into her famous novel Beautiful Joe her criticism of the careless exploitation of natural resources, as well...
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Title:Rose of AcadiaFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:528 pages, 8 X 5.5 X 1 inShipping dimensions:528 pages, 8 X 5.5 X 1 inPublished:November 7, 2002Publisher:Formac Publishing Company LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:088780571X

ISBN - 13:9780887805714

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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