"De Mille writes in succinct and easy sentences, free of adjectives and drawn-out syntactic pretenses. His pen even allows cliches to sound moving . . ."- Aidan Johnson, The Hamilton Spectator
About the Author
A professor of rhetoric and history, James De Mille established Canada's oldest university department of English at Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, in 1866. He is the author of Canada's first science fiction novel.