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Shantymen of Cache Lake

Shantymen of Cache Lake

By Freeman, Bill

$9.95 Paperback
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Series: The Bains

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This is the story of 14-year-old John Bains and his sister Meg, 13, and the winter they spend working in alumber camp in the Ottawa Valley. Their father has been killed and they have to find work to support their family. After a long and adventurous trip, the two reach the camp to find it torn by tension between the forman and the lumbermen. Meg and John are drawn into the fight as the work alongside the shantymen. The story reaches a dramatic end with the dangerous and exciting log drive down the Ottawa River.

"Canadian history that yound people can encompass and enjoy."

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 206 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1975
ISBN: 9780888620903
Format: 7.75in x 5in

BISAC Code:  JUV016000
Imprint: Lorimer

Interest age: From 7 To 15


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