“This is an intelligent and highly readable account of Winnipeg Beach at the height of its appeal, a story of interest to both seekers and scholars of amusement.” (Steve Penfold, author of The Donut: A Canadian History)
"Whether you have been to the area or simply lived through the period author Dale Barbour recounts, it’s worth a trip down memory lane to Winnipeg Beach. Behind the photos, interviews, quotes, and comparisons with other resort parks, Barbour offers social, moral, and even fashion history, making his book an informative and entertaining read.” (Beverley Tallon Canada’s History Magazine, Oct/Nov 2011
About the Author
Dale Barbour is a former journalist and is currently completing a PhD at University of Toronto.