• Famous Dead Canadians

  • A hilarious book crammed with all the interesting details... the ones your teacher probably forgot to mention!


    Louis Cyr, the strongest man in the world, wore his hair in ringlets.

    Laura Secord never ever made chocolates; there was no cow, either.

    Samuel de Champlain shot the Lachine Rapids in his underwear.

    Madeleine de Verchères went a little overboard describing how she held off an Iroquois raid.

    Simon Fraser found the Fraser River by accident.

    WW I ace Billy Bishop shot down 72 enemy planes, but was terrified when he got the Victoria Cross.

    Famous Dead Canadians is packed with offbeat illustrations, a Famous Portrait Gallery, and a dozen zany stories of famous (dead) folks who shaped Canada's history.

  • $6.99

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