The Birthplace of New Scotland
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The Birthplace of New Scotland

An Illustrated History of Pictou County, Canada's Cradle of Industry

By Judith Hoegg Ryan

$24.95 Paperback
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Series: Formac Illustrated History

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The story of Nova Scotia's Pictou County is one of colourful individuals, dramatic events and impressive achievements.
In this book, author Judith Hoegg Ryan presents a richly illustrated history from pre-settlement days, through the arrival of the Scots and other settlers, to the present. Her account of the County's social and industrial history is illustrated with postcards, photographs and memorabilia presenting a vivid portrait of the region's past and present.
The Birthplace of New Scotland is a visually appealing account of the history of one of Nova Scotia's most vibrant and distinctive regions.

"This is a great idea brilliantly executed."

- Andrea MacDonald Daily News

"Historian and author Judith Hoegg Ryan, a native of Stellarton, paints a colorful picture of Pictou County's past in The Birthplace of New Scotland."

- Chronicle Herald

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 128 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1995
ISBN: 9780887802928
Format: 10.5in x 8.25in
illustrated with colour prints and photographs

BISAC Code:, HIS006000, HIS015000
Imprint: Formac


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