For those who want a guide to Acadian history in English, Oxford University Press has published “The Acadian Diaspora: An Eighteenth-Century History” by Christopher Hodson, assistant professor of history at Brigham Young University. The book focuses on le grand derangement of the Acadians from the Maritime Provinces of Canada beginning in 1755.
A beautiful edition of Jane Austen’s complete works in book jackets that look like luxurious pink leather bindings. The set includes Emma, Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion, Austen’s Minor Works. This set is brand new from Oxford University Press in custom book jackets.