Nova Scotia Visions of the Future

Lesley Choyce

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ISBN: 9781897426074

Nova Scotia Visions of the Future

  Author:   Lesley Choyce    
  Publisher:  Pottersfield Press

In the summer of 2008, Pottersfield editor Lesley Choyce sent a letter to a select and varied list of Nova Scotians to contribute to a book about this province’s future. He invited some of the best minds (and hearts) around the province to present their vision of this possible province of the future.

Contributors would write about the environment, technology, immigration, social aspects, urban life, rural life, energy, politics, government, family, economics, forests, the ocean and much more. The bolder the vision, the better. Stories, personal opinions and controversial ideas were encouraged. Which future? Anything beyond ten years and up to a thousand. 

The results of that request were varied, ambitious and surprising. This most insightful book may set in motion some serious action that can help Nova Scotia live up to its full future potential. The writing is personal, provocative, reflective, proactive, and thoroughly captivating by over forty contributors from many divers fields of expertise. 

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ISBN associated with this title:9781897426074
Item PC0179
PublisherPottersfield Press
PublisherPottersfield Press
Published onJune 15 2009
Language eng
Pages 288
Format Paperback
Dimensions9(in) x 6(in)
Shipping weight465(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
Lesley Choyce lives at Lawrencetown Beach and is the author of 65 books including The Coasts of Canada, a history of the country’s shorelines. He has also edited a companion volume to Nova Scotia: Shaped by the Sea titled Nova Scotia: A Traveler’s Companion.