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Press and Reviews: The Canadian Canoe Company, by Ken Brown
"This is the book of the season for
anyone interested in Peterborough history,
or local sports, or canoes. The
book matured over 15 years, and the
wait has been worthwhile." Elwood Jones, "Paddle through canoe’s past:
History of Canadian Canoe Co. touches on entire cycle of a famous local industry," Peterborough Examiner, 5 November 2011, A5. (Click here to download a pdf of this article.)
Book Launch: The Canadian Canoe Company, by Ken Brown
The book launch of Ken Brown's The Canadian Canoe Company and the Early Peterborough Canoe Factories took place on October 20, 2011. Over 200 people attended to chat with experts about canoes and the canoe-building heritage of
the Peterborough region---all in a wonderfully appropriate venue, The Canadian Canoe Museum.
Press Coverage of the Launch
"Ken Brown's book on early Peterborough canoe factories the result of 15 years of work," Peterborough Examiner
"Book on Canadian Canoe Company launched October 21, 2011," CHEX TV
"New book takes a look at history of Peterborough's early canoe factories," Peterborough Examiner.
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