Just Getting Started

Just Getting Started

Edmonton Public Library's First 100 Years, 1913-2013

eBook - 2013 | First electronic edition.
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The Edmonton Public Library turns 100 in 2013! Novelist, journalist, and Edmontonian Todd Babiak tells the story of EPL's birth and coming of age within the bustling narrative of the growth of city and province. Rich with anecdotes and historical photos, records of personal conversations, and tales of expeditions to branch libraries, Just Getting Started immerses readers in a personal journey to the heart of culture in one of Canada's biggest cities.
Publisher: Edmonton : University of Alberta Press, 2013.
Edition: First electronic edition.
ISBN: 9780888647474
Branch Call Number: Internet Access


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As Edmonton Public Library celebrates our 102nd Birthday, join us in celebrating our history as told by noted Edmonton author, Todd Babiak. One hundred and two years young and we're just getting started!

Don Iveson is just getting started -- and so is the Edmonton Public Library. Written by noted Edmontonian Todd Babiak, "Just Getting Started" is the perfect confluence of an Edmonton author, an Edmonton library, and an uniquely Edmonton history.

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Feb 01, 2017

I have to admit I was not expecting too much from this book; a lot of books of this type are just too dry. This one was a great surprise. It is very interesting, written in Bill Bryson's style, with facts hiding under funny and well-told stories.

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