Them Times

Within living memory a revolution has occurred in the green and gentle countryside of Prince Edward Island Over the past few decades the changes have been so profound that the recent past is now referred to by many as them times Based on the popular local CBC Radio series of the same name, Them Times is a collection of historical vignettes depicting Prince Edward IslanWithin living memory a revolution has occurred in the green and gentle countryside of Prince Edward Island Over the past few decades the changes have been so profound that the recent past is now referred to by many as them times Based on the popular local CBC Radio series of the same name, Them Times is a collection of historical vignettes depicting Prince Edward Island before and after what some folklorists call the break, that early post World War II period when the twentieth century seemed to hit the Island all at once David Weale combines anecdotal reminiscences of Islanders with some of his own musings and observations of a way of life that has all but disappeared.
Them Times Within living memory a revolution has occurred in the green and gentle countryside of Prince Edward Island Over the past few decades the changes have been so profound that the recent past is now refer

  • Title: Them Times
  • Author: David Weale
  • ISBN: 9780919013155
  • Page: 244
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. THEM TIMES by David Weale is a collection of short stories about life on Prince Edward Island during "Them Times." While no definitive timeline is given, the stories all seem to take place before 1950. Some of the stories are from much earlier times (or at least, that is the impression I had).Some of the stories are funny, some silly and some are just downright odd. However, all of the stories achieve what they set out to do. That is, that they illustrate what life was like for Islanders before [...]

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