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November 19, 2011

November 19, 2011

The Government of France announced that Nova Scotian Andrew John Bayly (A.J.B.) Johnston, Canadian historian and writer, would be made a Chevalier of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques in recognition of his body of work associated with the history of the Fortress of Louisbourg. Johnston authored fourteen books of history, over one hundred articles on different aspects of the history of Atlantic Canada, three novels of historical fiction, and wrote...
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Binding: Hardback, 192 pages
Publication Date: 13th October 2017
ISBN: 9781459504806 Price: $34.95
Format: 10in x 8in; 300+ colour images
400 Years in 365 Days gives readers a fun, trivia-filled record which reflects the communities and peoples of Nova Scotia spanning the past 400+ years. Illustrating the entries are 300+ visuals including full colour paintings, drawings, photos, and archival objects. This informative and entertaining volume is a great reference book and a great gift for anyone interested in Nova Scotias colourful past and lively present

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LEO J. DEVEAU is an independent librarian-researcher-writer focused on Nova Scotia. On the 150th anniversary of Confederation Leo decided to update, revise and extend Shirley Elliott’s 1979 Nova Scotia Book of Days, resulting in his book 400 Years in 365 Days.