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First Things in Acadia, "The Birthplace of a Continent"

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Title:First Things in Acadia, "The Birthplace of a Continent"
Regan, John William  Writing under the pseudonym: Quinpool, John   
(1 of 2 for author by title)
Sketches and Traditions of the Northwest Arm
Published:   1936
Publisher:First Things Publishers Limited
Tags:Canada, Canadiana, historical, non-fiction, Maritimes

The book attempts to list many of the "first" occurrences of happenings in the Acadian region and points out the significance of this area as "The Birthplace of a Continent". [Suggest a different description.]

Pages:428 Info

Author Bio for Regan, John William

John William Regan (1873-1945) was a Canadian journalist and historian. A native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, he became a journalist and worked for the Halifax branch of the Associated Press. He was an authority on the history of Halifax and wrote Sketches and Traditions of the North West Arm (a neighbourhood of Halifax). He also wrote First Things in Acadia, "The Birthplace of a Continent". Both of these books are available on Faded Page. (Macmillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography)

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