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Eleven out of ten : the life and work of David Pecaut

Author: Helen Burstyn
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Press, ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David Pecaut effected great change on his adopted city of Toronto. This tireless social and cultural activist and bridge builder had a measureless positive influence on his home. When it became clear that cancer would end his life, Pecaut made notes and conducted interviews that have become the basis for this book by his widow.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Burstyn, Helen.
Eleven Out of Ten : The Life and Work of David Pecaut.
Toronto : Dundurn, ©2012
Named Person: David Pecaut
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Burstyn
ISBN: 9781459707931 1459707931 9781459707948 145970794X
OCLC Number: 899148941
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (198 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), digital file
Contents: The Mythical Man --
Mergers, Personal and Professional --
Eleven Out of Ten --
The Harvard Years --
Fertilizer, Finance, and Fine Arts --
The Green Polyester Suit --
You Will Meet a Tall, Blond Stranger --
Fast Forward --
SARS '03: The Stones Take Downsview --
Hiring Mr. Softee --
A Cuisinart with No Off Switch --
The Lunch That Launched Five Thousand Dreams --
The Absolut David --
Greening Greater Toronto --
"All You Need Is to Be the One" --
A Wedding and a Funeral --
Remembering David --
The Last Chapter.
Responsibility: Helen Burstyn.
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David Pecaut effected great change on his adopted city of Toronto. This tireless social and cultural activist and bridge builder had a measureless positive influence on his home. When it became clear that cancer would end his life, Pecaut made notes and conducted interviews that have become the basis for this book by his widow.

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