The Frog Lake Reader by Myrna KostashThe Frog Lake Reader by Myrna Kostash

The Frog Lake Reader

EditorMyrna KostashIntroduction byMyrna Kostash

Paperback | October 15, 2009

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Non-fiction authority Myrna Kostash merges the past and the present in The Frog Lake Reader, which offers a startlingly objective perspective on the tragic events surrounding the Frog Lake Massacre of 1885. By bringing together eyewitness accounts and journal excerpts, memoirs and contemporary fiction, and excerpts from interviews with historians, Kostash provides a panoramic perspective on a tragedy often overshadowed by Louis Riel's rebellion during the same year. The history is contentious and its interpretation unresolved, but The Frog Lake Reader, with its broad survey of vital historical accounts and points of view, offers the most comprehensive and informative narrative on the Frog Lake Massacre to date.
Born and raised in Edmonton, AB, award-winning non-fiction writer Myrna Kostash is the author of nine books, including All of Baba's Children and The Doomed Bridegroom. In addition to contributing articles to various magazines, such as Geist, Canadian Geographic, and Legacy, Kostash has written radio documentaries and theatre playscrip...
Title:The Frog Lake ReaderFormat:PaperbackDimensions:258 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.7 inPublished:October 15, 2009Publisher:Newest PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1897126468

ISBN - 13:9781897126462

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wow! A fabulous read, even in this form. Very informative and good to read in the different perspectives!!! Loved it!! Thank you!
Date published: 2014-09-09