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Re: [WarOf1812] New DVD

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  • Ray Hobbs
    Peter: Try contacting the CBS at 10 Carnforth Road Toronto, ON M4A 2S4 Tel: 1-416-757-4171 Or, contact the nearest CBS store. The CBS website does not yet have
    Message 1 of 3 , Jul 31, 2006
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      Peter:
      Try contacting the CBS at
      10 Carnforth Road
      Toronto, ON
      M4A 2S4

      Tel: 1-416-757-4171

      Or, contact the nearest CBS store. The CBS website does not yet have
      the product advertised. I suspect my copy is an advance copy.
      Ray

      On 31-Jul-06, at 10:45 AM, Peter Monahan wrote:

      > Mr Hobbes
      >
      > How might one obtain a copy of this fascinating new biography?
      >
      > Peter Monahan
      > ============================================================
      > From: Ray Hobbs <ray.hobbs@...>
      > Date: 2006/07/31 Mon AM 09:44:59 EST
      > To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [WarOf1812] New DVD
      >
      > List:
      >
      > I have recently received a copy of a new DVD produced by the Canadian
      > Bible Society. It is "Walking with God: The Life and Times of Captain
      > John Norton".
      > It is actually a decent portrayal of an aspect of Norton's life which
      > is rarely seen beyond his military activities. He was the very first
      > translator of the British and Foreign Bible Society, and this year
      > marks the 200th anniversary of the translation of the Gospel of John
      > into Mohawk by Norton. Norton was also actively involved in the
      > abolitionist movement in the late 1790s and early 19th century.
      >
      > In the DVD Wolf Thomas plays Norton; there are several nice reenacting
      > scenes, and one of the advisors to the project was some bloke named
      > Hobbs. From my perspective it demonstrates just how much Religion
      > played a part in the life and times of 'our' period.
      >
      > It is just half an hour in length, and painlessly educational :-)
      >
      > Yrs etc.
      > Ray
      >
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