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The History of Pugwash

By: Smith, James F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sackville, New Brunswick, North Cumberland Historical Society: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 19475

ISBN: 0920784054

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Red cloth covered boards show very light shelf wear. Previous owner's name in ink on FFEP. ; Publication #8; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 378 pages; This follows the formula of many community histories. The are lists of people in the mid 1800's with their occupation, lists of births, marriages and deaths in 1916 etc, obituaries, lists of family names with children from the 1871 census - a rich resource. View more info

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A People Highly Favoured of God; The Nova Scotia Yankees and the American Revolution

By: Stewart, Gordon T

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17989

ISBN: 0770508669

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear, sun-faded on spine. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 219 pages; Some years before the American Revolution, the Governor of Nova Scotia encouraged New England Yankees to move to Nova Scotia resulting the immigration of about 12,000 to that Eastern province. When the Revolution happened these immigrants did not rise in concert with those south of the border. The author proposes that this might have been due to a religious revival inspired by Henry Alline known as the Great Awakening, that this revival cha... View more info