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King's Bounty a History of Early Shelburne Nova Scotia by Marion Robertson - Paperback - 1983 - from The Book Shed and Biblio.co.uk

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King's Bounty a History of Early Shelburne Nova Scotia

by Marion Robertson

Condition: Very Good


Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Museum, 1983. Paperback. Very Good. shelf wear to tips, corners, and edges of the book and jacket. The rich and fascinating history of Canadian town first settled in the late 17th century by French Acadians. A center of the North Atlantic fishing industry the town became home to many of the Loyalists fleeing the American Revolution. Included in this group were the Black Loyalists, escaped slaves who fled to the British lines in search of freedom. They founded the largest settlement of free blacks in North America. Many from this community would eventually emigrate to Sierra Leone. Every effort is made to ship all books and other items within 24 hours. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. The Book Shed has a been a member of the Vermont Antiquarian Bookseller's Association since 1997. An online bookseller with a bookshop sensibility!


  • Bookseller: The Book Shed US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2004180
  • Title: King's Bounty a History of Early Shelburne Nova Scotia
  • Author: Marion Robertson
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0919680216
  • ISBN 13: 9780919680210
  • Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum
  • Place: Halifax, NS
  • Date published: 1983
  • Keywords: Black Loyalists Free Blacks Acadians
  • Bookseller catalogs: Genealogy & Town History;

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