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New book features stories of Atlantic Canada's amazing kids

New book features stories of Atlantic Canada's amazing kids

The stories of 53 boys and girls are featured in 'Amazing Atlantic Canadian Kids: Awesome Stories of Bravery and Adventure'
<b>Remember this?</b> Dartmouth teen survives sinking of the first Allied vessel destroyed at sea in WWII

Remember this? Dartmouth teen survives sinking of the first Allied vessel destroyed at sea in WWII

Dartmouth's Don Wilcox was just 14 years old when he and his mother Dorothy boarded the SS Athenia
'It wasn't my time' : HMCS Kootenay survivor remembers 1969 explosion

'It wasn't my time' : HMCS Kootenay survivor remembers 1969 explosion

'It bothered me for years why I lived,' said Allan 'Dinger' Bell, one of only three men in the engine room to survive
SMU archaeology students investigating mass grave of SS Atlantic victims

SMU archaeology students investigating mass grave of SS Atlantic victims

There were 420 survivors of the wreck, but around 550 people died, making it the biggest shipwreck in Nova Scotia history
<b>Remember This?</b> The 20,000 people buried near Pizza Corner

Remember This? The 20,000 people buried near Pizza Corner

A team led by Saint Mary's University archaeologist Dr. Jonathan Fowler has been mapping the area he refers to as 'The Halifax Necropolis'
Remember This? The sinking of the Titanic

Remember This? The sinking of the Titanic

It's been 107 years since the Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean
Remember This? Nova Scotia's history of pirates and privateers

Remember This? Nova Scotia's history of pirates and privateers

According to Dan Conlin, the province has a strong connection to the profession of privateering
Remember This? The sinking of SS Atlantic on April 1, 1873

Remember This? The sinking of SS Atlantic on April 1, 1873

Over 550 people lost their lives when the SS Atlantic sank on April 1, 1873 near Terence Bay
Remember This? The Old Burying Ground (2 photos)

Remember This? The Old Burying Ground (2 photos)

Dr. Jonathan Fowler says early ground penetrating radar results show evidence of an old pathway that is no longer evident on the surface
Remember This? Point Pleasant Park’s Prince of Wales Martello Tower

Remember This? Point Pleasant Park’s Prince of Wales Martello Tower

Halifax’s Point Pleasant Park is home to several historic fortifications including Prince of Wales Tower National Historic Site, the oldest Martello-style defensive structure in North America
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