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The Colony of Unrequited Dreams

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'They should have called it Old Lost Land, not Newfoundland, but Old Lost Land.' So says Charlie Smallwood of the birthplace to which he had himself contributed thirteen children. 'Thirteen', he would say, 'A luckless number for a luckless brood.' But the eldest of the thirteen was Joseph, born on Christmas Eve 1900 and fated to lead the colony out of English rule and into the arms of its giant neighbour Canada. Grandson of a bootmaker, son of an impoverished drunk, wrongly expelled schoolboy, failed journalist, would-be ...

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The Colony of Unrequited Dreams
2000, Anchor Books, New York, NY

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2000, Anchor Books, London

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1999, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

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1999, Vintage Books Canada, Toronto, Canada

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1999, Doubleday, London

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