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Arc of the Medicine Line

April 2008

“Like the careful surveyors he is writing about, Rees moves the reader from point to point in meticulous fashion. The detail may be thick at times… but Rees offers a vivid picture of the conditions under which the surveyors operated…”

Canadian Geographic, Apr 4, 2008
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Arc of the Medicine Line

Arc of the Medicine Line

December 2007

"Comparing a Canadian-history writer with Pierre Berton is not something that should be done lightly; Berton's ability to make history accessible to the masses is legendary. However, with Arc of the Medicine Line, Tony Rees has proven himself worthy of such a comparison….Rees's lively writing style, as well as his inclusion of witty and prescient excerpts from both personal letters and official reports, make this an engaging read…"

Quill & Quire, Dec 14, 2007
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