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Archibald McKellar MacMechan FRSC (June 21, 1862 – 7 August 1933) was a Canadian academic at Dalhousie University
Dalhousie University
and writer. His works deal mainly with Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia
and its history. The Halifax Disaster (Explosion) was an official history of the Halifax Explosion. Born in Kitchener, Ontario, he is credited with reviving Herman Melville's reputation in North America.[1] He had written to Melville in 1889, right at the end of his life.[2] He was awarded the Lorne Pierce Medal in 1932. He was a long-term member of the Royal Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia
Historical Society. References[edit]

Janet E. Baker (1977), Archibald MacMechan: Canadian man of letters

Notes[edit]

^ The Cambridge Introduction to Herman Melville, p. 115, editor Kevin J. Hayes. ^ Hershel Parker, Hermann Melville: A Biography vol. 2, p. 898.

External links[edit]

Wikisource
Wikisource
has original works written by or about: Archibald MacMechan

Works by Archibald MacMechan
Archibald MacMechan
at Project Gutenberg Works by Archibald McKellar MacMechan at Faded Page (Canada) Works by or about Archibald MacMechan
Archibald MacMechan
at Internet Archive Works by Archibald MacMechan
Archibald MacMechan
at LibriVox
LibriVox
(public domain audiobooks) Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia
History Books. at www.blupete.com Dan Conlin Canadian Privateering Homepage, "Archibald MacMechan's 'Ballad of the Rover' " The Archives of Archibald MacMechan: A Guide[permanent dead link] Archibald MacMechan’s report, The Halifax Disaster

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 72328127 LCCN: n91107604 ISNI: 0000 0000 8152 8026 GND: 12448347X SUDOC: 096128437 BIBSYS: 90555244 SN

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