Publisher:Dundurn Press, 2013Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.
- Author: Ferguson, Julie H.; Henighan, Tom; Maes, Nicholas; Larsen, Wayne; Stewart, Sharon; Knowles, Valerie; Lahey, D.T.; Butts, Edward; Leavey, Peggy DymondDate:Created2013Summary:
Presenting ten titles in the Quest Biography series that profiles prominent figures in Canada’s history. The important Canadian lives detailed here are: painters Tom Thomson and James Wilson Morrice; explorer Vilhjalmur Stefansson; frontiersman Simon Girty; railway baron William C. Van Horne; early politicians George Simpson and James Douglas; revolutionary Metis leader Louis Riel; writer Robertson Davies; and early movie star Mary Pickford. IncludesLouis RielJames Wilson MorriceVilhjalmur StefanssonRobertson DaviesJames DouglasWilliam C. Van HorneGeorge SimpsonTom ThomsonSimon GirtyMary PickfordSubject(s): Riel, Louis, 1844-1885 | Morrice, James Wilson, 1865-1924 | Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962 | Davies, Robertson, 1913-1995 | Van Horne, William Cornelius, Sir, 1843-1915 | Girty, Simon, 1741-1818 | Pickford, Mary, 1892-1979Original Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn PressLanguage(s): EnglishISBN: 9781459724389