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Ken Cuthbertson: The Halifax Explosion

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Algonquin College - Pembroke Campus

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Pembroke, ON K8A0C8

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Algonquin College Speaker Series Presents…

Join us on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 at 7 p.m. @ the Waterfront Campus to learn about our country’s worst maritime disaster with author Ken Cuthbertson, as he examines the lingering questions about the explosion in his new book, The Halifax Explosion revealing the untold story of a tragic event that few Canadians have explored.
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On December 6, 1917, the French munitions ship Mont-Blanc and the Norwegian War-relief vessel, Imo, collided in the Halifax Harbor, setting off a mammoth explosion that killed more than 2,000 people.
On the 100th anniversary of our country’s worst maritime disaster, author Ken Cuthbertson examines the lingering questions about the explosion in his new book, The Halifax Explosion revealing the untold story of a tragic event that few Canadians have explored.

Ken Cuthbertson is a long-time editor of the Queen’s Alumni Review magazine and a veteran journalist with more than thirty years’ experience writing for newspapers and magazines in Canada, the United States, and the U.K. His family origins are deeply rooted in Nova Scotia, where his maternal ancestors settled in the early eighteenth century. He has authored four books including The Halifax Explosion.

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Algonquin College - Pembroke Campus

1 College Way

Room 139

Pembroke, ON K8A0C8

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