Stories About Place Names From Canadian GeographicBook - 1994
Revised to incorporate reader information and response, 61 articles of a few pages each explore such aspects of toponymy as the name Canada itself, pronouncing names like a local, heavenly places, war commemorations, native names, the borderless land of Acadia, Spanish and Portuguese names, and the trail of names left by the Mackenzie expeditions. The column was published in Canadian Geographic from December 1983/January 1984 to November/December 1993. No bibliography. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1994.
Branch Call Number: 917. 1 RAY
Characteristics: xi, 271 p. ; 22 cm.