Re: [WarOf1812] New DVD
Try contacting the CBS at
10 Carnforth Road
Or, contact the nearest CBS store. The CBS website does not yet have
the product advertised. I suspect my copy is an advance copy.
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
> 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.
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