• Famous Dead Canadians

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

    DID YOU KNOW THAT:

    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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