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Clark Blaise
Clark Blaise

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Born to Canadian parents in North Dakota, Clark Blaise grew up with an outsider's view of America and a romanticized exile's view of Canada. At age 25 he "returned" to Montreal, claiming this area of the continent as the spiritual home for his writings and becoming a Canadian citizen. Clark Blaise is the author of nine story collections, three novels and three previous works of non-fiction. He currently lives in San Francisco with his wife, Bharati Mukherjee.

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Time Lord
Sir Sandford Fleming and the Creation of Standard Time
Written by Clark Blaise

Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 23, 2002
Price: $16.00

It is difficult today to imagine life before standard time was established in 1884. In the middle of the nineteenth century, for example, there were 144 official time zones in North America alone. The confusion that ensued, especially among the burgeoning railroad companies, was an hourly comedy of errors that ultimately... Read more >
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Time Lord
Sir Sandford Fleming and the Creation of Standard Time
Written by Clark Blaise

Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $11.99

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