Tapestry of Green

Bruce Graham

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ISBN: 9781897426623

Tapestry of Green

A Novel

  Author:   Bruce Graham    
  Publisher:  Pottersfield Press

Carl Cocking had two worthy ambitions: to restore his father’s battered reputation and bring his mother and brothers to some agreement whereby they could call themselves a family. Tapestry of Green is the story of one Englishman who traces the last months of his father’s life through the dark streets of Victorian London to the sampans and opium dens of China. During a quest that he cannot abandon, Carl witnesses the brutality of British trading ships, the Great Trek by the Dutch in South Africa and the beginning of the Opium Wars.

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ISBN associated with this title:9781897426623
Item PC0227
PublisherPottersfield Press
PublisherPottersfield press
Published onJuly 28 2014
Language eng
Pages 192
Format Paperback
Dimensions8.5(in) x 5.5(in)
Shipping weight300(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
Bruce Graham, Nova Scotia writer, poet and playwright, is the author of eight books, three of which have been transformed to stage plays. His historical fiction includes Diligent River Daughter, Dream of the Dove, and Tapestry of Green. His humorous work, set in and around his hometown of Parrsboro, includes Ivor Johnson's Neighbours, Duddy Doesn't Live Here Anymore and The Parrsboro Boxing Club. Prior to his writing vocation, Bruce enjoyed a long and distinguished career in broadcasting. His nightly television commentaries, The Final Word, earned him the Atlantic Journalism Award.