Mahar, James; Mahar, Rowena
Title: Too Many to Mourn : One Family's Tradegy in the Halifax Explosion
Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nimbus Publishing, Limited 1998
ISBN Number: 1551092409 / 9781551092409
Seller ID: 79140
Near Fine in softcover. 23 by 16 cm. 214 pages. Trade size. Pictorial cover. Contains many black and white illustrations from photographs. 'Author James Mahar's mother was forty-year-old Mary Jean (Jackson) Hinch at the time of the explosion. Her husband and all then children were killed and it was a small miracle that she survived. His Aunt Ada list her husband Charlie and five children. The author grew up in the shadow of the explosion. Although his mother never spoke of it, she religiously marked its anniversary; his Aunt Ada talked of nothing else.' Light wear to corners only. Bright, clean.
Non-fiction, History, Halifax, Nova, Scotia, Explosion, Canada, Canadian, Imo, Mont, Blanc