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The Toronto Book of the Dead

Adam Bunch

Publisher: Dundurn

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Summary

Explores the history of Toronto from the macabre but intriguing perspective of its most notable deceased denizens
Filled with a wide variety of fascinating and macabre stories, most of them unknown to a wide audience 
Covers the entire history of the city: from long before the first Europeans arrived all the way through to the modern metropolis of today 
Informal, entertaining style — proving that Canadian history doesn’t have to be boring
Author spent years digging through the history of Toronto, finding the most fascinating stories the city has to offer, and sharing them on his Toronto Dreams Project blog (www.torontodreamsproject.com)  
The Toronto Dreams Project earned an honourable mention for a Governor General’s History Award

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