Magnificent Obsessions

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ISBN: 9781895415964

Magnificent Obsessions

  Editor :   Ron Caplan  
  Publisher:  Breton Books

14 provocative chapters by writers who go a little further out, a little deeper, and bring back treasures for the rest of us. Each chapter stands on its own and each on is part of the portrait of Cape Breton Island. Magnificent Obsessions is essential and utterly enjoyable bedside reader.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title: 9781895415964
Item BB0085
PublisherBreton Books
PublisherBreton Books
Published on November 15 2010
Language eng
Pages 168
Format Paperback
Dimensions9(in) x 6(in)
Shipping weight295(g)
Ronald Caplan has served as interviewer and photographer for Cape Breton's Magazine for twenty-five years. He has received the Barbeau Award of the Folklore Studies Association of Canada, Nova Scotia's Cultural Life Award, the Canadian Historical Association's Award for exemplary contribution to the Oral History of Cape Breton and an honorary doctorate from Cape Breton University. His work is best known for keeping the Cape Breton story alive through oral testimony and images. Living at Wreck Cove on the Cabot Trail, Caplan is the author of several books and the publisher of Breton Books.