The People of Scarborough: A History

Barbara Myrvold

Paper, 270 p, 29 b&w illus., 24 cm.

Retail Price: $20

Scarborough Public Library Board, 1997.

ISBN 0-9683086-0-0

A chronological overview of the many diverse peoples and cultures that have contributed to Scarborough's economic, cultural and social development. Received a Heritage Toronto 1999 Certificate of Commendation.

"...complements and expands the library board's ongoing commitment to both multiculturalism and local history."
Scarborough Mirror, Dec. 13 - 14, 1997.

" filled with enough facts and tables to satisfy even the most erudite historical nit-pickers, it is the triumphs and struggles of the many settlers that make this volume interesting."
Carol Stimmell, Beach Metro News, Feb. 10, 1998.

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