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SAWLER, Sarah. 100 Things You Don't Know About Nova Scotia. (Halifax, NS) : Nimbus Publishing, (2016). First Printing. Pp. (2),iii-vi,1-122. Illustrated in b&w. 8vo (139 x 208 mm), decorated white cardcovers with blue lettering to front cover & spine.
Sarah Sawler, née Steeves (b. 1981, Moncton) was living in Halifax at the time of publication.
"Did you know the Halifax-Dartmouth ferry was once operated by a team of nine horses? Or that Nova Scotians used to drive on the left-hand side of the road? Enter journalist Sarah Sawler: your guide to discovering 100 fascinating things you don't know about Nova Scotia -- from robberies and murders to famous landmarks, events, and people.
Inspired by the success of her popular Halifax Magazine column '50 Things You Don't Know About Halifax', Sawler has expanded her focus to include interesting anecdotes behind the social, political, economic, and cultural history of the entire province. Dive in randomly or read it cover to cover -- discoveries abound in this entertaining approach to local history." - from the rear cover.
Foreword by Trevor J. Adams.
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Title: 100 Things You Don't Know About Nova Scotia. First Edition.
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2016, ISBN:9781771083775: 2016
ISBN Number: 1771083778
ISBN Number 13: 9781771083775
Item: 1.00 Item
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