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Planters & Merchants
A History of Fortune Bay
By: Randell Pope

Planters & Merchants 
A History of Fortune Bay By: Randell Pope

ISBN - 13: 9781926689890

Price: CDN$19.95

Book Description
Randell Pope began his book four years ago but his research goes back more than twenty years. He starts his book with a geographic description of his beloeved Fortune Bay, incluidng the two principal islands of Brunette and Sagona where planters and fishing servants brought over by English merchants with busineses at Harbour Breton, Jersey Harbour and Little Bay West settled. Author Pope has put together a wealth of information about Fortune Bay, everything from its early planters and merchants and its long association with St. Pierre to smuggling with the French and Americans, the inshore fishery, the bait fishery, the bank fishery, rum running and right up to today.

About the Author
Randell Pope was born and grew up in Grand Bank at a time when salt fish was still being cured on the beaches and still lives there..

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