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October 29, 1934

October 29, 1934

A tablet was unveiled at the Royal Artillery Park in Halifax by Lieutenant Governor Walter H. Covert recognizing the historic importance of the Cambridge Military Library, which had housed the Garrison Library collection since 1817. In 1902, the library was named after Prince George, Duke of Cambridge. (Also see George Ramsay, ninth Earl of Dalhousie, October 24, 1816.). (Photo: The Cambridge Military Library. hmhps.ca).
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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.