The Price Paid For Charley

byEarl B. Pilgrim

Paperback | May 3, 2007

The Price Paid For Charley by Earl B. Pilgrim
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The Price Paid for Charley is the true story of world-famous doctor Sir Wilfred Grenfell and the legendary perils he encountered in 1908. In the town of <_st13a_city w:st="on">Englee, <_st13a_state w:st="on"><_st13a_place w:st="on">Newfoundland, young Charley Hancock was in need of immediate medical attention. When word of his condition reached the good doctor, he set out with his beloved dog team in a race against time to perform a life-saving operation on the boy. But Grenfell's determination turned to desperation when he attempted to cross the ice in <_st13a_place w:st="on"><_st13a_placename w:st="on">Hare <_st13a_placetype w:st="on">Bay and found himself stranded upon the ever-churning ice floes in the dead of winter. With his patient barely clinging to life and the boy's family despairing that the doctor would reach him in time, Grenfell faced the grim reality that he too was about to die.<_o3a_p>

Earl Baxter Pilgrim was born in St. Anthony, Newfoundland, in 1939. He received his early education in Roddickton, later studying forestry at the College of Trades and Technology in St. John's. Besides being Newfoundland and Labrador's favourite storyteller and all-time bestselling author, his career has spanned numerous fields. He ser...
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Title:The Price Paid For CharleyFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:263 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.69 inShipping dimensions:263 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.69 inPublished:May 3, 2007Publisher:Flanker PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1897317174

ISBN - 13:9781897317174

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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