Cornwallis: The Violent Birth of Halifax by Jon Tattrie
Approx. 78,710 words.
Published on May 6, 2013.
From the Battle of Culloden, to the Pacification of the Highlands, to the founding of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Edward Cornwallis's life criss-crossed European and North American history. This first biography of the 18th century British military leader provides a panoramic look at his legacy and the price paid by those he deemed his enemies.