I recently had the pleasure of reading two titles from Nimbus Publishing:
- Failures and Fiascos by Dan Soucoup
- New Brunswick’s Early Roads by Ronald Rees
Each of these books will appeal to the Atlantic Canada armchair historian and are handy as a reference work in themselves.
The first book, Failures and Fiascos, is subtitled “Atlantic Canada’s Biggest Boondoggles” and is full of good ideas poorly executed, crazy ideas impossible to execute, bad deals, deals that should not have been made and so on.… Continue reading