At the Call of King and CountryPeople of Hastings County in the Great War 1914-1918
The battlefield scenes of the First World War were landscapes of mayhem and carnage. "The air is so full of shot and shell I don't think a fly could come across without getting hit," one soldier wrote to his wife. He did not return from the war.
Author Bill Kennedy, a director of the Hastings County Historical Society, has compiled a series of stories of men and women of Hastings County who served overseas in the Great War, also known as The First World War. Some of them returned to Hastings, many were killed during the conflict. The book was produced by the Hastings County Historical Society to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the beginning of the war in 1914.
The Nature of Prince Edward County (CLICK HERE)
This book chock full of stunning colour photos brings you the history of Prince Edward County as seen through the lens of geology. What made the Sandbanks? What made the terroir that creates tasty wines? What created conditions for growing great barley and apples and cherries? Why do so many people visit the County for a holiday...or to find a permanent residence? Find out HERE.
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