YesterCanada: historical tales of mystery and adventure by Elma Schemenauer

YesterCanada: historical tales of mystery and adventure

byElma Schemenauer

Paperback | October 31, 2016

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YesterCanada presents thirty historical tales spanning this great land and the centuries from the 1200s to the 1900s. Here are a few of the mysteries you'll find in its pages: Where in the icy Arctic is the lost Vancouver-based ship Baychimo? Who rang the chapel bell in Tadoussac, Quebec one foggy April night in 1782? Why did a Minnesota farmer abandon his farm, walk to Saskatchewan, and build an ocean-going ship far from any ocean? In YesterCanada you'll also meet adventurers like Ontario´s daring Lady Agnes, Nova Scotia's migrating Normanites, gold-seekers of Alberta, and the Manitoba Cree chief who gave his life for the woman he loved.

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Born near the village of Elbow, Saskatchewan, Elma sank deep roots into the prairie way of life and the traditions of her extended Mennonite family. Venturing farther afield, she became a teacher of English and religion. After several years she fulfilled a lifelong dream by moving into a publishing career in Toronto. She's the author o...
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Title:YesterCanada: historical tales of mystery and adventureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:October 31, 2016Publisher:Borealis Press LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0888876505

ISBN - 13:9780888876508

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