Salt Fish and Shmattes: The History of the Jews in Newfoundland and Labrador from 1770

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Creative Book Pub., 2006 - Fiction - 246 pages
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This new history of the Jews in Britain’s oldest colony traces the three waves of settlement of Jews in what is now Newfoundland and Labrador.

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The West Country Settlers
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About the author (2006)

Robin McGrath is the author or editor of fifteen books, including Trouble and Desire (1995), Escaped Domestics (1998), Hoist Your Sails and Run (1999), Donovan's Station (2002), Covenant of Salt (2005), and Livyers World (2007). She has published over two hundred pieces in magazines such as The Beaver, Inuit Art Quarterly, Parchment, TickleAce, Fiddlehead and Room of One's Own .

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