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Ghost road : and other forgotten stories of Windsor

Author: C H Gervais
Publisher: Emeryville, Ont. : Biblioasis, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eccentric, unexpected, and told by the city's most popular historian, Ghost Road and Other Forgotten Stories of Windsor is the city like you've never seen it before.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gervais, Marty.
Ghost Road : and Other Forgotten Stories of Windsor.
New York : Biblioasis, ©2012
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C H Gervais
ISBN: 9781926845890 1926845897
OCLC Number: 839902132
Notes: Title from PDF title page (viewed on Apr. 18, 2013).
Description: 1 online resource (200 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction: A History We Don't Know; 18th and 19th Centuries; Songs and Cahiers of the Early French; Drunk at River Canard; The White Savage; The Remains of Tecumseh; The Tecumseh Flag; The Spy from Petite Côte; Lincoln the Inventor; The Assassin's Look-alike; The Dog and Ginger Ale; Blacksmith Turned Cop; The Ruse Over "Rose"; 1900-1940; "Lucky 9s" and Henry Ford, the Fastest Man on Earth; Man o'War; The Seventh Son of the Seventh Son; Yawkey Bush; Fingers and the Inspector: The Story of the Bureau of Identification; Skunk's Misery. Red RyanThe Great Stork Derby and the Windsor-Detroit Tunnel Project; The 1940s; Bomber Diary; A Last Hanging; A Man from Paquette Corners Making a Proper Burial; The Windsor Tornado: Ten Minutes of Death; The War Padre; The Race Riots; A Room With a Story: The C.H. Smith Department Store; 1950-1980; The Priest and the Poet; The Kid from Windsor; Birth of the Auto Pact; Rebellious Joy: The Photographer in the Stone Cottage; Ghost Road; 1980 and Beyond; Tchaikovsky's War of 1812; Yorky; The First Day in Ending the Cold War; Forgotten Opera Singer; Heroes for Our Time: Uncle Alton Parker.
Responsibility: Marty Gervais ; [edited by Daniel Wells].

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Eccentric, unexpected, and told by the city's most popular historian, Ghost Road and Other Forgotten Stories of Windsor is the city like you've never seen it before.

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