Amazing Tales of St. Lawrence Neighbourhood in Old Town Toronto by Bruce Bell
Price: $4.99 USD. 42910 words.
Published by Frank Touby on September 16, 2010. .
Children were hanged, women without husbands had little choice but to prostitute themselves, clergy and ruling families cruelly dominated a lusty, oftentimes unruly population.
The seamy and the sacred united to form one of the world’s great cities: Toronto. Telling its tales is famed local historian Bruce Bell, a uniquely skilled and deeply emotional storyteller.